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Lamar University Recognized for 12 Top Degree Programs in the U.S.

Lamar University has been awarded top ranking status for multiple degree programs by Intelligent.com, a Engineering Classesfree, unbiased research website to help students make informed decisions about higher education programs.

Lamar University was listed among hundreds of other competing institutions across the nation in a student-focused comprehensive research guide. Based the 2020 assessment of 1,604 accredited colleges and universities, LU ranked high in 12 degree programs for its curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation and post-graduate employment.
According to Intelligent.com, the 2020 rankings were calculated through a unique scoring system, which includes student engagement, potential return on investment and leading third-party evaluations. Lamar University’s programs were evaluated along with several hundred colleges and universities with comparable programs. All institutions of higher learning were scored on a scale of 0 to 100. Intelligent.com then used an algorithm that collects and analyzes multiple rankings into one score to easily compare each university’s degree program.
Below are Lamar University’s rankings, the number of colleges/universities evaluated for each degree program and the number of comparable programs evaluated for each program.
Master's in English Language Learning Degree Programs] | Ranked #1 of 133 universities; compared to 415 programs
Master's in Criminal Justice Degree Programs| Ranked #2 of 156 universities; compared to 267 programs
Engineering Degree Programs | Ranked #4 of 179 universities; compared to 415 programs

Film Degree Programs | Ranked #8 of 196 universities; compared to 334 programs

Probation Officer Degree Programs | Ranked #11 of 95 universities; compared to 278 programs

Communications Degree Programs | Ranked #21 of 300 universities; compared to 394 programs

Counseling Degree Programs | Ranked #22 of 167 universities; compared to 321 programs

MBA in Healthcare Management Degree Programs | Ranked #28 of 225 universities; compared to 374 programs

Master's in Engineering Management Degree Programs | Ranked #31 of 139 universities; compared to 345 programs

Doctorate in Education Degree Programs | Ranked #32 of 137 universities; compared to 335 programs https://www.intelligent.com/best-online-doctorate-in-education-degree-programs/

Computer Science Degree Programs | Ranked #33 of 127 universities; compared to 248 programs

Electrical Engineering Degree Programs | Ranked #58 of 103 universities; compared to 337 programs

With approximately 15,000 students, Lamar University is a research institution serving Southeast Texas and beyond with more than 100 programs of study leading to bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees. LU is a member of the Texas State University System and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The 300-acre campus located 90 miles east of Houston and 25 miles west of Louisiana, is recognized for the quality of its core curriculum, diversity of its student body and low student-to-faculty ratio. In addition to its five academic colleges, LU offers students the opportunity to study in the Reaud Honors College, in numerous locations across the world through faculty-led study abroad programs and in co-op work programs.

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