Lone Star College System

Lone Star College System

Lone Star College System (LSCS), formerly known as North Harris Montgomery Community College District, was established in 1973. Headquartered in Woodlands, TX, LSCS serves students over 1,400 square miles throughout the north/northwest Houston area. It is one of the fastest growing colleges in the state with more than 58,000 students (as of fall of 2009), up from about 30,000 in 2007.

Lone Star College System consists of five campuses:

  • Lone Star College-CyFair
  • Lone Star College-Kingwood
  • Lone Star College-Montgomery
  • Lone Star College-North Harris
  • Lone Star College-Tomball

The system also includes two university centers (offering bachelor's and graduate degrees) and six satellite centers:

  • University Center
  • University Park
  • Carver Center, Acres Home Community
  • Greenspoint Center, Greater Greenspoint
  • EMCID Center, New Caney
  • Conroe Center, Conroe
  • Willow Chase Center, Tomball (relocating to University Park in January, 2010)
  • Fairbanks Center, Cypress

LSCS has recently purchased the HP Center in north Houston which will host another University Center. Additionally, the System has expanded its services to include a Corporate College, which offers on-site training for companies.

The college also offers distance learning/online programs, service learning and honors programs.

Men's and women's basketball, golf, soccer, softball, table tennis, volleyball and various other sports are offered by Lone Star College.

Additional information about LSCS can be found by reading CityTownInfo's exclusive interview with LSC-Montgomery's career director.

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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