B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    B-
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    A+
  5. Student Life
    A
  6. Location
    B
Lone Star College System is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
5000 Research Forest Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77381

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$6,238/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,590/ year
  • $30-48k
    $6,180/ year
  • $49-75k
    $8,462/ year
  • $76-110k
    $10,367/ year
  • $110k+
    $10,682/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.379 responses
72%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.343 responses
74%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.344 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
18,683Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
21%
Pell Grant
47%
Varsity Athletes
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$32,900/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
11%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
85%
National
83%

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Overall I have had a wonderful experience here at Lone Star College! I have been going for almost 2 years now and have no regrets for choosing a small community college over my large local university.
On my first day of class I was very shy, uncomfortable, and didn't say much in class unless someone asked me something. My biology professor noticed this and being somewhat of an introvert herself tried to help me to open up more and encouraged me to ask her for help if I needed any. She was so caring and I will never forget it. I am no longer afraid to ask professors questions in or outside of class.
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I have loved Lone Star College at Montgomery so far! The only change or complaint that I have is that the sports be more accessible, such as schedules, try-outs, and availability. The student center, such as Financial Aid and Advising is top of the line. The staff knows exactly how to solve any problem I encounter and has always been there with a great answer to any question I may have had. The diversity and culture is as strong as the growing city that surrounds it.
I love LSC! I am a 28 year old male returning to school after graduating in 2007 and entering the workforce. Students are great, the professors are even better. You get a more rewarding personal experience with the slightly smaller classes. I could give you a list of all the great professors that make learning a fun, memorably experience, instead of the dull drilling of information that people think of in college. I would recommend this community college over all of the others around for sure. I truly feel like the people there care about your success.