Lamar Institute of Technology
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Our alumni earn a larger salary than students from any two-year school in Texas.

If you want tomorrow’s career, enroll at Lamar Institute of Technology today.

LIT students earn more than their peers, get an earlier start on their careers and land jobs in the fields shaping the future of the American economy.


Lamar Institute of Technology offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs–in fields including healthcare, energy, technology and public safety.

Healthcare and Sciences

Work in the health sector in a field such as Sonography, Dental Hygiene or Pharmacy.

General Education

Take a variety of courses to broaden your education or earn credits for a transfer degree.


Get a degree or certificate in a field such as Office Manangement, Web Design & Development or Real Estate.


Find success in an industrial field such as Welding, Diesel Mechanics, or working as a Lineman.

Workforce & Continuing Education

Further your career or develop a new skill in workforce classes, including corporate training and the Safety Awareness Institute.

Public Service and Safety

Prepare for a career in the public sector by studying to be a Paramedic, work in Homeland Security or Forensic Science.

What’s Happening on Campus


Last day for students to apply for August Graduation.
Summer II: Last day to pay tuition to avoid drop for non-payment. 15th Class Day.
Summer II: Last day to drop or withdraw from Summer II classes WITH academic penalty.
Summer II and Summer III: Last day of classes.


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Learn Domestic Appliance Repairs in Workforce Program

The Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) Workforce Training and Continuing Education Department is taking applications for the appliance repair program, which runs July 11-December 7, 2024. The program will teach students how to diagnose and service refrigerators, freezers, window air conditioners, dryers, washers, dishwashers, and domestic cooking equipment.  Classes will be held...
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First Class of Ehrhart Freshmen Sign Dual Credit Commitment

The Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) Dual Credit Department hosted a signing day for Ehrhart School’s first class of freshman early college high school students on June 20, 2024.  “We are honored to be in partnership with...
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LIT Hosts High School Teacher Externs

LIT hosted three teacher externs from the Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas Teacher Externship Program June 3-7. The program aims to connect educators to local industry. Teachers from Vidor, Port Arthur and Port Neches-Groves Independent School...
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Sabine Neches Chiefs Support Public Safety Programs with Scholarship Funds

The Sabine Neches Chiefs’ Association (SNCA) presented the Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) Foundation with a $15,000 check benefiting scholarships for students in programs within the Public Service and Safety Department on June 5, 2024....
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LIT Announces Esthetics Program

Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) is now taking applications for the Fall 2024 esthetics certificate program. “We are very excited to be adding esthetics to our cosmetology program’s certificate offerings,” said Tamalla Jones, Business Department Chair....

Ways to Study

Experience student life at our campus in Beaumont.

Earn college credit while still enrolled in high school.

Attend class any time, anywhere.

How to Attend LIT

Lamar Institute of Technology welcomes any student committed to education and personal improvement. Here are tools to help you begin your journey:

  1. 1 Choose a path of study
  2. 2 Start the application process
  3. 3 Get help paying for college
  4. 4 Search class schedules
  5. 5 Register for classes