The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Higher Education Coordinating Board establish standards to which the District adheres regarding the minimum academic credential for all members of the faculty, both full-time and adjunct.
Faculty members must submit their complete academic credentials to Human Resources, including official transcripts from each institution promptly after being hired. Official transcripts should be mailed from each institution directly to our System Human Resources Credentials Department.
Lone Star College System
5000 Research Forest Drive
The Woodlands, Texas 77381
Faculty who have received advanced education at a foreign institution must have their credentials evaluated (not translated) by a National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) approved organization, prior to beginning work with Lone Star College System.