Lamar University Student Outcomes
Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time32% vs. 41.9% national median
|Years||Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree|
|within 4 years||10% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 5 years||24% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 6 years||31% earned a bachelor degree|
A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Lamar University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Lamar University is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.
Average Salary After 10 Years$45,500 vs. $34,300 national median
|after 6 years||$36,000 per year|
|after 7 years||$37,600 per year|
|after 8 years||$40,500 per year|
|after 9 years||$43,600 per year|
|after 10 years||$45,500 per year|
10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Lamar University students who are working and no longer in school is $45,500, which is 33% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.
Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates$22,000
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans52%
Median Loan Payment$227 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans42% vs. 47% national average
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=226091 IPEDS survey data for Lamar University.