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Institution Profiles

Lee College

Enrollment (Fiscal 2007)

  • Total Enrollment:
  • 10,062
  • In-District:*
  • 53.9%
  • Out-of-District:*
  • 29.3%
  • Full-time:**
  • 31.0%
  • Female:
  • 46.8%
  • Male:
  • 53.2%
  • Anglo:
  • 52.3%
  • Hispanic:
  • 24.2%
  • African American:
  • 19.3%
  • Asian:
  • 1.2%
  • Native American:
  • 0.3%
  • International:
  • 1.0%
  • Other:
  • 1.6%

* Percentage of annual unduplicated enrollment. Out-of-state and continuing education students not included.
** Full-time enrollment of students seeking college credit.

Contact Information

Dr. Michael Murphy, President
P.O. Box 818
Baytown, Texas 77522-0818
(281) 427-5611

Tuition, Rate Per Semester Credit Hour

Resident of District Tuition & Fee Rate: $43.19

Nonresident Tuition & Fee Rate: $68.19

Program Description

In addition to its extensive university transfer programs, Lee College in Baytown offers 28 Associate of Applied Science programs and 58 certificate programs. To serve the needs of students seeking employment as well as area employers, Lee College offers extensive work force programs in areas such as industrial technology, allied health, business, computer technology and energy-related technologies (including process technology, instrumentation, welding and pipefitting). The Fieldbus Center for Ethernet technology network training enjoys a national reputation.

To stay on the cutting edge of work force education, Lee College has created several new programs in the past two years, in areas such as audio engineering, digital media, e-business Web development, geographic information systems, game design, mechanical engineering and digital forensics. All of these programs have heavy student interest and substantial placement opportunities.

Lee College also has established partnerships with numerous businesses and industries, health facilities and public agencies to educate current employees, prospective employees and student interns. Most of this education and training is customized to meet the specific needs of each partner.

Total Degrees and Certificates Awarded, fiscal 2007

  • Total:
  • 1,246
  • Associates:
  • 576
  • Certificates:
  • 670

Total does not include an advanced technology certificate program that comprises 16 to 50 semester credit hours and requires students to have an associate or bachelor’s degree or to be a junior in a bachelor’s degree program.

Number and share of students either enrolled in a Texas four-year institution or employed within six months of graduation, fiscal 2006:
Academic Students Percentage Technical Students Percentage
Employed Only8541.5%40685.5%
Employed and Enrolled (in Senior Institutions)8139.5%51.1%
Enrolled Only (in Senior Institutions)2411.7%00.0%
Enrolled Only (in Community Colleges)73.4%418.6%
Not Found83.9%234.8%
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