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LU a Best Value

PayScale's 2017 College ROI Report named Lamar University a best value school for students pursuing engineering degrees.
The annual report measures the return on tuition investment 20 years after graduation, and this year it ranked LU No. 2 out of more than 500 U.S. colleges.

Degrees that Work for Texas

Texas State University has been authorized to offer an innovative new applied computer science Ph.D. combining computer science practice and theory with entrepreneurial and commercialization skills.
Search for degrees across the System using our Degree Finder

SHSU Online

SHSU Online was recognized as one of the Top 15 Best Value Online Schools for 2017 by Best Value Schools.
The program was recently identified by U.S. News & World Report as the top online graduate program for criminal justice in the nation.

Research with Relevance

Texas State University is a leader in materials science and engineering research and commercialization, making discoveries that have the potential to affect all segments of the economy.
Click here to learn more about the MSEC program at Texas State
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College Costs in Perspective


From tuition and fees to the value of degrees, the Texas State University System and its member institutions are committed to providing a remarkable return on investment to students and the state. Visit HigherReturn.org to learn more.