LU College of Engineering Tops List for Best Value

Lamar University engineering degree programs consistently demonstrate our return on investment. Here is a brief look at recent accolades for the LU College of Engineering.

  • ranks LU Engineering #5 for return on investment. compiles salary profiles to created the world’s largest pay database.

  • Lamar University Engineering, specifically the online 2+2 Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering degree option, was ranked #1 for best value by SR Education Group, an education research publisher founded in 2004. SR Education Group recently published their 2019 Best and Most Affordable Online Engineering rankings using a combination of annual tuition, accreditation, and PayScale mid-career salary data to determine the best online colleges across the nation. Lamar University’s relatively low tuition of $7,440/year and a high median mid-career salary of $111,100 led to our #1 ranking.

  • The College of Engineering was named twice on a list of top degree programs by LU's industrial engineering program and the electrical engineering program both made the list.

  • Lamar University BS in Industrial Engineering ranked #9 for Most Affordable Online Engineering Degrees by Bachelors Degree Center.