LSC: Newsweek Names Lone Star College One of America’s Best Online Learning Colleges



November 19, 2021

Lone Star College was named one of America’s Best Online Learning Colleges in 2022 by Newsweek, a leading news magazine and website that has brought high-quality journalism to readers around the world since over 80 years old.

“Lone Star College remains committed to providing a quality education for students who take online courses, face-to-face courses, or a combination of both,” said Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., LSC Chancellor. “This recognition is a testament to the incredible work our faculty does to support student success. “

America’s Top Online Colleges 2022 designation highlights the nation’s top colleges with online degrees based on an online survey conducted by Statista with over 12,000 reviews from over 9,000 respondents who have participated in programs online college studies and / or general online learning courses in the United States. . Statista publishes industry rankings and business listings established around the world with leading media partners.

Respondents shared their experiences in rating institutions against several criteria, including organization and accessibility, support and service, program cost, perceived organizational reputation, expected success, and practical relevance of the content.

LSC is developing a new LSC-Online college to meet the growing demand for e-learning. Seelpa Keshvala, Ph.D., has been appointed Executive Vice Chancellor and CEO of LSC-Online. The planned start date for LSC-Online is fall 2022.

“The vision is to offer fully online programs with a guaranteed timeline that will allow students to graduate over a two-year period similar to face-to-face teaching,” Head said. “LSC-Online College will have priority in programming 100% online programs.”

LSC currently offers over 30 fully online programs for students to choose from. Learn more by visiting

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About Lone Star College

Lone Star College provides high-quality, low-cost academic transfer and vocational training to over 93,000 students each semester. LSC is shaping the workforce of tomorrow today and redefining the community college experience to drive student success. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is Chancellor of LSC, the largest higher education institution in the Houston area and was named 2021 Great Colleges to Work For® by the Chronicle of Higher Education and ranked 35th in the Texas in the Forbes list of “America’s Best Employers by State”. LSC consists of seven colleges, seven centers, eight centers of excellence for the workforce, Lone Star Corporate College and LSC-Online. To learn more, visit>

This press release was produced by Lone Star College. The opinions expressed here are those of the author.



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