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About The Honors College

Contact Information
Katharine Caruso, Ph.D.
Interim Executive Director, LSCS Honors College
Phone: 281.618.1149
Esther Robinson

Phone: 281.290.3472
David Putz, Ph.D.

Phone: 281.312.1710
David Kennedy

Phone: 936.273.7035
LSC-North Harris
Brian H. Kyser

Phone: 281.618.1149
Steven Prewitt, Ph.D.

Phone: 832.559.4214
LSC-University Park
Jason LaPres

Phone: 281.290.2753
The Honors College at Lone Star College offers students the advantages of a small “college within a college,” while still providing access to the extensive benefits available through Lone Star College. Honors classes provide a unique intellectual and co-curricular experience.

Honors College students may earn honors academic course credit by enrolling in honors sections, as well as by working with a faculty mentor on honors contracts.


Open to new or returning students with at least one of the following:

  • A high school GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  • 1150 or higher on the SAT (combined math and critical reading sections).
  • 26 or higher composite score on the ACT
  • 3.25 GPA with a 9 or more college credit hours
  • TSI scores can also be used. To determine eligibility, contact your Honors College director.


Students admitted into The Honors College at Lone Star College will be admitted into a comprehensive program of study including:

  • Scholarships
  • Early registration and Honors orientation
  • Small, interactive classes and sense of community
  • Dedicated Honors Faculty and specialized advising
  • Participation in local and regional conferences
  • First-year experience unique to Honors
  • Integration of advanced academics with service learning, Model U.N., study abroad, and more
  • Professional/industry internship opportunities
  • Honors designation on transcript
  • Rigorous coursework, enrichment activities and leadership development
  • Opportunity to earn honors graduation distinction
  • Articulation agreements with major transfer universities
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