Lamar University - Online
About Lamar University - Online

Home to over 14,000 students, Lamar University is one of the fastest-growing universities in Texas, a member of The Texas State University System, and designated as a Doctoral/Research University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. A nationally recognized leader in online education, Lamar University online tailors the on-campus degree program to a flexible, affordable format for busy professionals. Students can listen to class lectures and complete assignments at their convenience.

Top reasons to enroll

  • Lamar University’s online programs are recognized as among the best in the nation in U.S. News & World
  • Report’s Best Online Programs rankings
  • One of the fastest-growing public universities in Texas
  • Member The Texas State University System®

Choose from the following online degree programs:

  • M.Ed. Education Administration
  • M.Ed. School Counseling
  • M.Ed. Teacher Leadership
  • M.Ed. Teacher Leadership with a Specialization in ESL
  • M.Ed. Teacher Leadership with a Specialization in Special Education
  • M.Ed. Teacher Leadership with a Specialization in Autism
  • M.Ed. Teacher Leadership with a Specialization in Gifted and Talented
  • M.Ed. Ed Tech Leadership
  • M.Ed. Digital Learning and Leading
  • M.Ed. Special Ed
  • M.Ed. Special Ed - Autism
  • Lamar Program Certificate in Principal Education
  • Lamar Program Certificate in Superintendent Education
  • Lamar Program Certificate in Counseling and Development


Lamar University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC™) to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lamar University.

Lamar University’s College of Education and Human Development is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). Formerly the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), CAEP advances excellence in educator preparation through evidence-based accreditation that assures quality and supports continuous improvement to strengthen P-12 student learning.

A recent study from Georgetown University found that, on average, college graduates earn $1 million more in earnings over their lifetime. (Source: 2017 Study by Georgetown University)
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