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


Spring 8 Week-2: Last day for students to drop or withdraw WITH academic penalty.
Regular Spring, Spring Late Start and 2nd Spring 8-Week: Last day of classes.
Final exams begin.
Final exams end.
Spring Commencement.


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Career Readiness Events Scheduled for April 2024

Lamar Institute of Technology Career Services is collaborating with industry partners, Quanta Services and ExxonMobil, to host career readiness events throughout the month of April.   “While our students are learning about their fields of interest day-to-day in their courses, we also know an important part of employability is your soft skills...
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Students Learn of Transfer Options Following Degree Completion

Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) hosted its second college Transfer Fair on March 19 at the LIT Multi-Purpose Center. This year, a total of 16 colleges from the region and five military branches set up...
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Advanced Technology Center Construction Begins

Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) began construction on a 15,000 gross square foot Advanced Technology Center on February 26. The state-of-the-art center will aid in the addition of developing programs including mechatronics, electrical, civil engineering...
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Celebrating Black History Month at LIT: Embracing Culture, Community and Achievement 

During Black History Month 2024, the LIT community came together to celebrate the rich contributions, achievements and heritage of Black individuals in history.   "Spreading education, showing the community that LIT is proactive in celebrating Black history...
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TotalEnergies, Siemens Donates Gas Chromatograph to LIT Analyzer Program

Lamar Institute of Technology received a brand-new MAXUM gas chromatograph training unit and sample system valued at $80,000 thanks to a donation and installation from partners at TotalEnergies and Siemens Industry on February 15. “This...

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