Lone Star College System Rankings by Salary Score

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Lone Star College System's Top Rankings

Lone Star College System is ranked on 2 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Lone Star College System

We calculated a salary score for each of Lone Star College System's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Lone Star College System to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for LSC Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 28 88% 88% $23,500 $28,060 28
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 90 99% 99% $12,300 $48,300 90
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 66 96% 96% $9,500 $51,120 66
Business Administration, Management and Operations 71 91% 91% $12,750 $34,300 71
Business/Commerce, General 52 90% 90% $9,000 $30,990 52
Computer and Information Sciences, General 78 89% 89% $13,210 $38,830 78
Criminal Justice and Corrections 59 92% 92% $11,000 $33,910 59
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 89 100% 100% Not Reported $62,410 89
Fire Protection 98 94% 94% Not Reported $71,020 98
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR) 79 95% 95% Not Reported $47,260 79
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 32 91% 91% $8,000 $44,080 32
Legal Support Services 35 84% 84% Not Reported $29,320 35
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 60 88% 88% $8,000 $27,120 60
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 32 90% 90% $21,110 $24,420 32
Precision Metal Working 46 93% 93% $9,000 $40,490 46
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 80 98% 98% $10,570 $65,560 80
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 32 78% 78% $9,500 $19,680 32
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies 23 97% 97% Not Reported $31,670 23
Veterinary/Animal Health Technologies/Technicians 71 93% 93% Not Reported $32,170 71

Salary Scores for LSC Certificates

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 92 100% 100% Not Reported $31,130 92
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 91 97% 97% $9,000 $61,140 91
Business Administration, Management and Operations 17 84% 84% $8,000 $22,810 17
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services 69 90% 90% $6,500 $19,320 69
Fire Protection 94 100% 100% Not Reported $52,110 94
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR) 56 88% 88% $6,800 $35,060 56
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 74 92% 92% $7,000 $46,250 74
Legal Support Services 38 100% 100% Not Reported $33,990 38
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants 63 92% 92% $9,750 $38,600 63
Precision Metal Working 55 95% 95% $9,000 $34,700 55
Somatic Bodywork and Related Therapeutic Services 93 92% 92% Not Reported $25,190 93
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies 36 92% 92% Not Reported $29,690 36

Most Recent Review

Paul Pahudpod 11/13/2017

Lone Star College is a higher-level educational institution located in the Greater Houston Area. The college offers a plethora of flexible scheduling career programs and degree programs. It is an excellent stepping-stone for those who would like to simply save money for common core subjects as well as transfer students.