Lamar State College-Port Arthur
Lamar State College-Port Arthur is one of the sixty public 2-year colleges in Texas. The campus is located in an urban area, in Port Arthur.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,293 students attend the school. Every year 18% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Lamar State College-Port Arthur's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $4,199, and fees were $1,725. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $16,649 and $1,725 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSmall City|
|Number of Students2,293|
|Student to Faculty Ratio19:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
07/01/1988 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$140/credit|
|In State Students||$140/credit|
|Out of State Students||$555/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 79% of Lamar State College-Port Arthur's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||20%||$164|
|State Grant & Scholarships||58%||$2,415|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||37%||$3,248|
|Federal Student Loans||65%||$1,595|
$6,266Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$4,036|
|$30,001 to $48,000$4,070|
|$48,001 to $75,000$8,440|
|$75,001 to $110,000$10,272|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing.