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Lone Star College System

The Woodlands, TX
University Website: www.lonestar.edu
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Lone Star College System (LSCS) is a publicly funded, two-year, United States community college system serving the northern portions of the Greater Houston, Texas, area. With more than 75,000 students in credit classes for fall 2011, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. The headquarters of the Lone Star College System are located in The Woodlands and in unincorporated Montgomery County, Texas. In 2010 the district was the largest higher education institution in Greater Houston in terms of student enrollment.

Lone Star College System is a member of the Service members Opportunity Colleges Consortium. The list of member colleges may be viewed here .

As defined by the Texas Legislature, the official service area of LSCS includes territory within the following school districts:

(*)district included in service area by state law, but is not part of the tax base.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $3,000.00 avg tuition

5000 Research Forest Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77381-4399
(832) 813-6764

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Precision Production
  • Science Technologies/Technicians
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Lone Star College System

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 69%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Lone Star College System

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $960.00 $2,640.00 $3,000.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $448.00 $448.00 $448.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $40.00 $110.00 $125.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $7,598.00 $2,792.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $4,902.00 $2,792.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $600.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 56%
Percent receiving grant aid 48%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,766.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 14%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,300.00

Lone Star College System

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business/Commerce, General X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Radio and Television X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Industrial Technology/Technician X
Surveying Technology/Surveying X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician X
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) X
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician X
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Occupational Therapist Assistant X
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant X
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant X
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
Fire Science/Fire-fighting X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor X
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Welding Technology/Welder X
SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Geographic Information Science and Cartography X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Interior Design X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in Texas

Name Amount Deadline
Youth Livestock Scholarship $1,500 February 15, 2017
Ivory Moore Undergraduate Scholarship $1,000 February 08, 2017
Ivory Moore Graduate Scholarship $1,000 February 08, 2017
Dick Laursen Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 01, 2017
Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Austin C. Millspaugh Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
Sara Haynes Endowed Scholarship Varies December 15, 2016
First Time College Student Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017
Community College Graduate Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017

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