Lone Star College will provide assistance to local students impacted by Regency Beauty Institute closing all of its campuses nationwide, including its Cypresswood, Pasadena, and Southwest Houston locations.
“Lone Star College is ready to help these students understand what their options are to completing their studies,” said Amos McDonald, LSC vice chancellor, External Affairs. “We encourage them to take advantage of the resources Lone Star College has to offer.”
Regency Beauty Institute students can visit LoneStar.edu/Regency-Help for more information and view a list of Lone Star College’s current Programs of Study.
CHI Lone Star College-North Harris School of Cosmetology will hold an open house Nov. 7, from 5 – 7 p.m. for students to speak with advisors regarding cosmetology courses, transferability, financial aid and other options. Students can call 832.234.5600 or visit LoneStar.edu/CHIschool for more information.
The LSC-Kingwood Cosmetology Program prepares the student for the State Licensing Exam. Upon successful completion of the 1,500-hour certificate program, the graduate will be eligible to sit for the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) licensing exam and to apply for a Cosmetology Operator License. Students can call 281.312.1681 or visit LoneStar.edu/Cosmetology-Dept-Kingwood.
Regency Beauty Institute, with 79 campuses nationwide, permanently closed on Sept. 28.
Known for its leadership, innovation and steadfast commitment to student success, Lone Star College provides high-quality academic transfer and workforce education / career training programs to more than 85,000 credit students each semester, and a total enrollment of 98,000 students. LSC is training tomorrow’s workforce today and redefining the community college experience to promote student success and economic prosperity. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is the chancellor of LSC, the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, which consists of six colleges, eight centers, two university centers, Lone Star Corporate College and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.