Published on: April 15, 2013Classes are filling fast, but seats are still available for the Lone Star College-Tomball summer 2013 session. The summer II session begin July 11 and fall 2013 classes begin August 26. Taking classes during the summer helps students earn full college credit for a course in just six weeks (versus 16 weeks).
Students are also encouraged to register now for fall to ensure the best schedule. A full course list is available at http://www.lonestar.edu/registration.htm.
Returning students can register at my.lonestar.edu, and new students can apply on-site or online at lonestar.edu/registration. On-site registration is 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 281.351.3310.
LSC-Tomball graduates, on average, earn $15,700 more per year ($1,308 more per week) compared to those with a high school diploma.
A LSC-Tomball degree can also reduce the risk of unemployment. Only 4.3 percent of Americans with four-year degrees are unemployed; 15 percent of those without a high school diploma currently do not have a job. By 2018, 63 percent of all jobs will require post-secondary education.
Lone Star College-Tomball is located at 30555 Tomball Parkway, at the intersection of State Highway 249 and Zion Road.
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Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, 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 the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.