Office of External & Employer Relations
Continuing Education consists of fast track certificates or courses to quickly train students for a high-demand job. Programs focus on the key technical and behavioral skills needed in the targeted occupation. Each certificate program includes either industry-recognized certification, State or National occupational accreditation. Classes are offered, day, evening, hybrid, weekend, and online. A variety of certificates in Continuing Education can be completed in 6 months or less.
Continuing Education also offers English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Highschool Equivalency Test Preparation (GED), Academy for Lifelong Learning (a program for seniors 50+) and LifePath (a program for, students with cognitive learning disorders).
How do I get started?
Choose a Certificate
1. Select a Fast Track Certificate Program by reviewing the latest schedule or LoneStar.edu/Programs
2. Select a Lone Star College campus
Attend an Information Session
1. Attend an Information Session
2. Apply to Continuing Education
3. Create a myLoneStar account
How Do I Register and Pay for Classes?
Search for Classes Online or at any Lone Star College Continuing Education Office. Additional registration items may be required for select programs. View program page for latest details
1. Speak to a Continuing Education Specialist about financial aid options, grants and payment plan options available
2. Pay for Classes
Meet with your Continuing Education Advisory or Coordinator regularly until completion of your program for the latest information.
Need money for training?
You may be eligible for state or federal grant funding through the Texas Public Education Grant or the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (these are not loans). Contact the nearest CE office for an application or check out our financial aid page.
Contacts & Locations
9191 Barker Cypress Road,
Cypress, TX 77433
CASA Building, Room 116
4141 Victory Drive Houston, TX 77088
20000 Kingwood Drive,
Kingwood, TX 77339
APA Building, Suite 111
3200 College Park Drive
Conroe, Texas 77384
Building E, Room 205
2700 W.W. Thorne Drive
Houston, Texas 77073
Comm Ed Building, Room 102
30555 Tomball Parkway,
Tomball, TX 77375
East Hall - E 166
Energy & Manufacturing Institute
11521 Compaq Center West Drive, Houston, TX 77070
The Office of External and Employer Relations is providing a new email for your questions and concerns. Please feel free to use LSC-OEER@LoneStar.edu to reach a leadership member within the department.