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Electrical Engineering, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Beaumont, TX, United States
The Lamar University Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering focuses on the design and development of technology that controls and manages electrons and photons, or simply, electricity and light.
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Electrical Engineers develop careers in many different industries from telecommunications and electronics to aerospace and automotive as well as manufacturing of all kinds. Electrical engineers are involved in power generation, distribution and nearly anything that uses electricity or light such as power companies and laser technology companies.  

Why Study Electrical Engineering at Lamar University?

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering at Lamar University is a hybrid program, meaning you will take classes in an online format and meet in the classroom to deepen your understanding. You can also complete the program remotely, attending Lamar University without relocating. All BSEE courses can be completed via distance learning. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus & Analytic Geo 
  • Intro to Elec Engr
  • Mechanics & Heat
  • Chemistry Foreign Lang
  • Chemistry Lab History Elective
  • Composition
  • Philosophy of Knowledge PH
  • Programming PR
  • Calculus & Analytic Geo
  • Ordinary Diff Equations
  • Linear Algebra
  • Modern Physics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Submit Application. All international applicants should submit online applications through the Apply Texas system.
  • Submit Official Evaluation of Transcripts. International Undergraduate applicants must have an official report of course-by-course evaluated transcripts of all secondary and post-secondary work sent to Lamar University directly by the evaluating agency.
  • Submit Admission Test Scores. International Freshman and International Transfer applicants should have SAT and/or ACT scores issued to Lamar University directly by the testing agency.
  • Provide Proof of English Language Proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11367 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    22734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11367 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    10464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5232 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Beaumont

  • 882 - 1640 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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