Lamar State College Orange: Review & Facts

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Lamar State College Orange is a small two-year, public school with 2,650 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1969 and is the only institution located in Orange, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
Lamar State College Orange will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

LSC-O deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Laboratory Assistance, Chemistry, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
43%
Lamar State College Orange student retention rate is very low at 43% (way below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Lamar State College Orange is very low: 22%. Approximately 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at LSC-O is decent, 17:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,900
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median, around $10,900 annually. The additional fees at LSC-O beyond tuition are nearly $1,000; this totals $11,900 per academic year.

Read the details about Lamar State College Orange additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Lamar State College Orange and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (409) 883-7750 or check Lamar State College Orange Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Lamar State College Orange provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lamar State College Orange, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Lamar State College Orange.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lamar State College Orange appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lamar State College Orange Location and Maps



Post Address: Lamar State College Orange, 410 Front St, Orange, Texas 77630, USA
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