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Graduate Rate 33.84%
Male 32.18%
Female 35.34%
Transfer-Out Rate 36%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
64% / 51%

Graduation Rates at Lamar University

At Lamar University, the graduation rates was 33.84% (493 students out of 1,457 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 223 male and 270 female students have graduated from the school last year by completing their jobs in the period.

Graduation Rates By Gender

Next table and chart describe the graduation rates (150% normal time) by gender at Lamar University. Last year, the graduation rate was 33.84%. where 493 students out of 1,457 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Lamar University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,45749333.84%
Male69322332.18%
Female76427035.34%
[Chart] Lamar University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

212 students completed their course in 4 years and 206 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 75 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Lamar University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less14.55% 11.69% 17.15%
5 Year28.69% 25.54% 31.54%
6 Year33.84% 32.18% 35.34%
[Chart] Lamar University BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

Graduation Rates By Race

Next table and chart shows graduation rates by race/ethnicity. The numbers in parenthesis denotes number of completers over number of candidates for each category.
Graduation Rates By Race
Lamar University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 50.00%
(1/2)
0.00%
(0/0)
50.00%
(1/2)
Asian 44.23%
(23/52)
45.45%
(15/33)
42.11%
(8/19)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 16.53%
(80/484)
12.56%
(26/207)
19.49%
(54/277)
Hispanic 36.41%
(71/195)
37.35%
(31/83)
35.71%
(40/112)
White 44.29%
(291/657)
40.91%
(135/330)
47.71%
(156/327)
Two or More Races 29.27%
(12/41)
36.00%
(9/25)
18.75%
(3/16)
Unknown 28.57%
(2/7)
33.33%
(2/6)
0.00%
(0/1)
Average 33.84%
(493/1,457)
32.18%
(223/693)
35.34%
(270/764)
[Chart] Lamar University Graduation Rates By Race

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Non-resident alien student is not a US citizen and studies with student visa, such as F visa, in United States. At Lamar University, 13 of 19 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 68.42%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Lamar University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 1319 68.42%
Male 5955.56%
Female 81080.00%
[Chart] Lamar University Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Transfer-Out Rates

The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing students who have transferred out of other institution into total number of students (candidates) within 150% normal time. The transfer-out rate at Lamar University is 36.24% (528 out of 1,457 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Lamar University
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total5281,45736.24%
Male25069336.08%
Female27876436.39%
[Chart] Lamar University Transfer-Out Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Lamar University, the retention rate is 64% for full-time students and 51 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
Lamar University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate64%51%
[Chart] Lamar University Retention Rate