If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Lamar State College Port Arthur has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Lamar State College Port Arthur offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Lamar State College Port Arthur may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Lamar State College Port Arthur has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with Lamar State College Port Arthur directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Lamar State College Port Arthur students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Lamar State College Port Arthur.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Double Majoring at Lamar State College Port Arthur
Lamar State College Port Arthur offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
✅ Lamar State College Port Arthur does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Lamar State College Port Arthur has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Lamar State College Port Arthur offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ Lamar State College Port Arthur offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
❌ Lamar State College Port Arthur studets are not required to complete an internship.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Gates Memorial Library.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
For more information on possible dual degree options at Lamar State College Port Arthur, contact the university directly.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Lamar State College Port Arthur have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Lamar State College Port Arthur has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Lamar State College Port Arthur include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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