Lone Star College students received their associate degrees or certificates this spring as part of commencement ceremonies held at all six Lone Star Colleges. More than 6,400 LSC students were eligible to receive their associate degrees or certificates.

More than 6,400 Lone Star College students were eligible to receive their associate degrees or certificates this spring as part of commencement ceremonies held May 8 and 9 for all six Lone Star Colleges.

“There is nothing more rewarding for an educator than to see students have their dreams come true,” said Stephen Head, LSC chancellor. “Congratulations to all of those who saw their hard work pay off. You should be very proud of your accomplishments.”

Long known as a leader in conferring degrees, LSC was recognized as a Top 10 producer of degrees nationally by Community College Week Magazine, ranking fourth among 1,100 community colleges in the U.S.

“Lone Star College has seen a 57-percent increase in the student population in the past six years, adding more than 28,000 students,” said Head. “I would also like to thank the hardworking faculty and staff for helping these students succeed.”

LSC-Kingwood commencement speaker was Jonathon Sprinkles, Connection Coach.