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About LSC


View Fall 2021 enrollment report

Economic Impact

  • Lone Star College adds nearly $3 billion to the Houston economy with higher student incomes and increased business productivity.
  • LSC expands the Texas tax base by about $627.8 million each year by increasing state income and business productivity.
  • LSC students generate $87.1 million a year in social savings to the Texas public because an educated workforce has improved lifestyle behaviors, with fewer welfare and unemployment claims.
  • LSC associate degree graduates earn an average of $15,400 more per year than a person with a high school diploma.

View the full Economic Impact Report (pdf)

Additional Reports

View the Analytics & Institutional Reporting website

View the Institutional Effectiveness website



Budget 2021  2022


Funding Sources 2021  2022

Property Tax - $182,853,268
State Funds - $82,949,101
Misc. Activities - $14,515,068
Tuition and Fees - $121,595,434

Property Tax Rates

Maintenance and Operations - $0.0800
Interest and Sinking - $0.0278
Tax Rate Total - $0.1078

Bond Rating

Standard & Poor's Global Ratings' assigned its 'AAA' long-term rating to Lone Star College on May 5, 2020. At the same time, they affirmed their 'AAA' rating on the LSC existing (GO) debt. 
Click here to view the report.

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