Chemical EngineeringCivil and Environmental EngineeringElectrical EngineeringIndustrial EngineeringMechanical Engineeringstudents show off their senior design project
Chemical engineers apply the principles of chemistry, biology, physics, and math to solve problems that involve the production or use of chemicals, fuel, drugs, food, and many other products.  Learn More
Civil engineers design, construct, supervise, operate, and maintain large construction projects and systems.
Environmental engineers use the principles of engineering, soil science, biology, and chemistry to develop solutions to environmental problems. Learn More

Electrical engineers work on a wide range of components, devices and systems, from tiny microchips to huge power station generators.  Learn More

Industrial engineers devise efficient ways to use workers, machines, materials, information, and energy to make a product or provide a service. Learn More
Mechanical engineers design, develop, build, and test mechanical and thermal devices, including tools, engines, and machines. Learn More
Senior Design Symposium celebrates graduating seniors hard work.  Contribute to their hard work today! Learn more!

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NEWS AND UPDATES

best engineering collegeA degree in engineering from Lamar University can lead to a stress and debt free life! 

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Chemical Engineering Wins Senior Design Symposium!

Senior engineering students had their final projects on display for the competition where groups competed for departmental awards and to be named grand champion.

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SCHOLARSHIPS

Every year, the College of Engineering has a number of endowed scholarships valued at more than $4 million that are available to eligible students.


▶︎ Prospective Student Scholarships
    For first time college students

▶︎ Lamar University Top Scholars Program
    For outstanding incoming Freshmen

▶︎ Current Student Scholarships
    For current undergraduates


For priority consideration for Lamar University scholarships, apply no later than February 1 each year.

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EMPLOYMENT / CO-OP

College of Engineering at Lamar University ranks 20th as one of the best engineering schools in the country according to bestvalueschools.com.

Participating in a co-op program allows you to alternate semesters of college study with periods of paid on-the-job training related to your major.  

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Median Annual Wages

Chemical - $97,360
Civil - $82,220
Electrical - $93,010
Industrial - $88,530
Mechanical - $83,590
* Bureau of Labor Statistics