Lee College

Lee College

Lee College is a comprehensive community college located in Baytown, Texas. It was founded in 1934 with an intention to provide high quality education at an affordable rate. The main campus is spread across an area of 40 acres. The college enrolls more than 9,000 students each semester. Lee College offers more than 50 academic, technical education and non-credit continuing education programs.

Lee College's athletics department fields men's and women's sports teams in basketball, baseball, tennis and volleyball. There are also many on-campus student clubs and organizations at LC, including the Advanced Gamers club, Alliance for Latino Affairs, Audio Recording and the Black Leadership Council.

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Contacting Lee College

Lee College
511 S Whiting
Baytown , TX 77520
General Phone: (281) 427-5611

Lee College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician217electronics tech, telecommunications tech, instrumentation tech, occupational safety tech, construction engineering tech, computer systems tech, drafting, architectural drafting
Business and Management133business management, accounting technology, international business
Liberal Arts118foreign language and literature, French language, English, liberal arts and sciences, humanities, interdisciplinary studies, social services, cartography
Nursing and Emergency Medicine95EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Production Trades91machinist, welding, cabinetmaking
Computer Science and Engineering90computer and info science, computer programming, data processing tech, web design, network management, webmastering
Office and Administration89data entry, administrative assistant, office data entry
Mechanics and Repair89HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics
Science and Laboratory Technician87chemical tech
Construction Trades74electrician, pipefitting
Landscaping and Horticulture66applied horticulture
Transportation61commercial pilot and flight crew, truck and bus driver
Cooking and Culinary Arts37chef training
Education and Teaching25elementary school teaching, teacher ed, physical education teaching
Medical Administration22medical records tech, medical transcription
Law16legal assistant
Security and Law Enforcement15criminal justice and safety
Beauty and Cosmetology15cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor
Medical Support and Technology11dental lab tech, medical coding
Therapy and Counseling9substance abuse counseling
Family and Social Work4social work
Media4recording arts tech, desktop publishing and imaging
Art Studies3art studies
Architecture and Planning0architecture
Drama and Performing Arts0drama
Religion and Philosophy0religious music

Number of programs and degrees for Lee College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year78540
Associate's degree61855
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years01

Lee College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lee College had a total enrollment of 5,856 students (4,198 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 51%
Black 20%
Hispanic 26%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 12%
20-21 18%
22-24 15%
25-29 16%
30-34 11%
35-39 9%
40-49 11%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

(International Students)5%

Lee College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 85 %
Part-Time 34 %

Lee College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Baytown, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Lee College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,654
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 2,494
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Lee College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 358300)

Lee College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track9180

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year13$62,05915$57,935
All faculty totalcalendar year13$62,05915$57,935

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year78$51,60965$48,588
All faculty totalacademic year78$51,60965$48,588

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Lee College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports02626

Lee College Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Architecture (BArch, BA/BS, MArch, MA/MS, PhD)

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Construction Trades
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Instrumentation Technology/Technician
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Telecommunications Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Social Work

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
French Language and Literature
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Social Sciences, General

Mathematics, General

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder

Music, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General

Production Trades
Cabinetmaking and Millwork/Millwright
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Welding Technology/Welder

Religion And Philosophy
Religious/Sacred Music

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Science And Laboratory Technician
Chemical Technology/Technician

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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Lee College Highlights

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What Sets Lee College Apart:

% of degrees in science and laboratory technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%Lee College % of degrees in science and laboratory technician
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Lee College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in landscaping and horticulture
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Lee College % of degrees in landscaping and horticulture
Number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Lee College Number of degree programs
Number of students
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Lee College Number of students
% of degrees in production trades
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 14%Lee College % of degrees in production trades
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Lee College % of degrees in engineering technician
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Lee College Male % of student body
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Lee College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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