LSC-Kingwood Career and Transfer (CAT) Center

The CAT Center is your destination for assistance and advising related to careers and transferring to a university. The center and its staff can help you explore your career and transfer options and guide you through the process of transitioning into a career or transferring to a four-year university.

Available Resources

  • Resume development and cover letter preparation.
  • Job search assistance through various employment websites.
  • Career Star - Career Placement Tool.
  • Interviewing skills and professional etiquette.
  • University transfer literature, including brochures, transfer guides, flyers and other information.
  • Guidance with accessing and understanding the most current university degree plans.
  • Direct connections to university transfer admission and advising representatives.
  • Computer workstations to navigate websites with assistance from staff.

Career Services

Lone Star College in partnership with the Texas Workforce Commission is dedicated to developing partnerships with area corporations to offer students workforce training and job placement services. This joint venture will increase skilled employees, grow wages and improve job retention in six industries: manufacturing, automotive, information technology, business, visual communication, and health care.

Lone Star College Career & Transfer Center is enhanced with services such as our Career Star portal. In the portal you will explore career assessments which provide a comprehensive look into what type of careers best suit your skills and talents, job postings provide a platform for discovering new opportunities and available training at Lone Star College to match these exciting new careers. In addition, we also provide a variety of resources and events to help guide individuals through the entire job search process. No matter what the stage of your career journey, Lone Star College is there to help.

Transfer Services

We offer full-service assistance to help you succeed in your transition. We can provide you with detailed information on how to effectively approach:

  • The transfer to four-year university programs
  • The transition directly into the workforce
  • Transfer from another institution to Lone Star College

Sign Up for a Transfer Advising Appointment Today!

Meet Our Staff

Krystal Archie

Career and Transfer Center Manager

Alfred DorseyKrystal Archie most recently served as the Admissions and Student Affairs Coordinator at University of Texas - McGovern Medical School downtown. She obtained her bachelorís degree from Texas Womanís University and her masterís degree from University of Houston-downtown. Krystal possesses more than 11 cumulative years of experience in higher education in multiple departments; with an extensive background in the financial aid department. Krystal served more than 5 years as career and academic counselor in the TRIO Talent Search department at Texas Southern University, serving more than 1000 students per year. More recently, she served as both interim coordinator and academic and career advisor in the Dual Credit department at San Jacinto College, servicing 2000 students per semester.

Krystalís passion and immediate impact has been most visible in engaging students, faculty, staff, and community members- building and establishing partnerships in the career and transfer center. She has the heart and means to serve all students and meet them where they are, as she thrives in building interpersonal relationships with all students and has hit the ground running since her start date in the fall of 2023. Her continued goal is to keep increasing access and opportunity for all students in the Lone Star College system.

Email: Krystal.H.Archie@LoneStar.edu
Phone: 281.312.1688
Office: SCC 205

Jaiyda Tyler

Career and Transfer Advisor

Kelly SchraderJaiyda Tyler is a Career and Transfer Advisor within Lone Star College-Kingwood's Career and Transfer Center where her passion and focus is servicing her immediate and extended communities. Tyler obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Michigan State University's College of Communication Arts and Sciences. Tyler has since held roles throughout community colleges in both the state of Michigan and Texas. She intends to continue her work within higher education and focus on community activism and service.

Email: Jaiyda.Tyler@LoneStar.edu
Phone: 281.312.8467
Office: SCC 205


Popular Transfer Universities

Job Postings



Emily Stovall
Texas Talent Connections Advisor
Lone Star College Kingwood (SCC 205)


Make LSC part of your story.