Lee College Quick Facts

Contact Info
Address
200 Lee Drive
Baytown, TX 77520
Phone
281.427.5611
Getting Here
Maps and directions
Fall 2016 Enrollment: 7,315 (highest ever)

Top 10 Degrees & Certificates

Top Degrees & Certificates

  1. Process Technology
  2. Instrumentation Technology
  3. CADD Engineering Technology
  4. General Studies
  5. Nursing
  6. Welding Technology (Huntsville Center)
  7. Commercial Driver’s License Truck Driving (Huntsville Center)
  8. Business Management Technology
  9. Business Management Technology (Huntsville Center)
  10. Cabinet Making and Millwork Technology (Huntsville Center)

Total Associate’s Degrees & Certificates Awarded in Last 5 Years

9,069


Ethnicity and Gender figures


Age Breakdown

Notable Achievements, Initiatives and Programs

  • 2016 American Association of Community Colleges Award of Excellence Finalist for Faculty Innovation, Exemplary Board/CEO and Outstanding
    College/Corporate Partnership
  • 2015 American Association of Community Colleges Award of Excellence Winner for Student Success
  • 2015 American Association of Community Colleges Award Finalist for Exemplary Board/CEO
  • 2014 Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Star Award for Gulf Coast Partners Achieving Student Success
  • Top 10 percent of Community Colleges in the Nation – 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 (Aspen Institute)
  • Top 10 Best Community Colleges in the Nation (SmartAsset)
  • Top 50 Best Community Colleges in the Nation (WalletHub)
  • 2nd in the Nation for Value of Technical Degrees (Brookings Institution)
  • Top 50 Associate-Degree Producers in the Nation for Science Technologies/Technicians, Precision Production and Engineering Technologies, Engineering-Related Fields (Community College Week)
  • Achieving The Dream Leader College
  • Lead Institution, Community College Petrochemical Initiative
  • Lead Institution, Texas Regional STEM Degree Accelerator
  • Federal Hispanic-Serving Institution
  • U.S. Department of Education First in the World Grant – $2.7 million
  • U.S. Department of Education Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program Title V Grant – $2.6 million
  • U.S. Department of Education Hispanic-Serving Institutions STEM Grant – $1.14 million (2016) and $4.2 million (2011)
  • U.S. Department of Labor Ready to Work Initiative Grant – $2.3 million
  • U.S. Department of Education Second Chance Pell Pilot Program at the Lee College Huntsville Center, the largest prison education program in Texas
  • Military Friendly® School and Lead Institution, College Credit for Heroes
  • International Public Debate Association National Champions – 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Nationally Recognized Honors Program
  • IMPACT Early College High School
  • Lee College Education Center – South Liberty County/Dual Credit Institute
  • One of Eight Foundation Fieldbus Certified Training Programs in the World

Service Area

Lee College Service AreaLee College serves a geographic area including about 220,000 residents of the Goose Creek, Anahuac, Barber’s Hill, Crosby, Dayton, Devers, East Chambers, Hardin, Huffman, Hull-Daisetta, and Liberty Independent School Districts. (See map.)

The ZIP Codes that fall either partially or entirely within Lee College’s service area: 77336, 77369, 77514, 77520, 77521, 77522, 77532, 77533, 77535, 77538, 77560, 77561, 77562, 77564, 77575, 77580, 77582, 77585, 77597.

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