Published on: August 29, 2011
Think you missed your chance to start college this fall? Think again.
Although the traditional 16-week fall semester at Lone Star College-Kingwood and LSC-Atascocita Center began Aug. 29, the colleges offer a variety of second-start classes with start dates beginning the week of Sept. 12.
Second-start classes range from eight to 14 weeks in length. Students can register up to the first day of class and complete their course by the first week in December – or earlier depending on the course’s length and start date.
A wide variety of second-start classes are offered, including some distance learning formats. Courses are designed to fit a broad range of academic goals toward certificates, associate’s degrees or university transfer.
On LSC-Kingwood’s campus, course offerings include: accounting, biology, business/computers, intro to computers, cosmetology, criminal justice, dance, developmental reading and writing, economics, education, English, ESOL, geography, government, history, humanities, kinesiology, math, music, philosophy, psychology, sociology, Spanish, Speech and more. Second start classes offered at LSC-Atascocita Center are developmental reading and writing and English.
To assure the best selection, students are encouraged to register as early as possible. Students must enroll before the first class meets.
Register now for credit classes online through myLoneStar. Classes are offered days, evenings, or weekends in traditional, Internet, video, TV and independent study formats. For more information on how to register online, visit www.LoneStar.edu/registration.
For general information about Lone Star College-Kingwood, call 281-312-1600 or visit our Web site at http://lonestar.edu/kingwood.htm
With more than 62,000 students in credit classes in spring 2010, and a total enrollment of nearly 85,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, and the second largest and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. LSCS consists of five colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball, six centers, LSC-University Park, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.