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


Emancipation Day in Texas (campus closed).
Summer III: Last day for students to drop or withdraw from Summer III classes WITHOUT academic penalty; last day for students to petition to audit a class.
Summer III: Last day to pay tuition to avoid drop for non-payment (after 5 p.m.).
Summer I: Last day to pay tuition to avoid drop for non-payment (after 5 p.m.). 15th Class Day
Summer I: Last day for students to drop from Summer I WITH academic penalty; last day for students to withdraw.


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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 Districts learned about selective programs, career pathways, advising, dual enrollment, transfer pathways and developmental education...
attachment image-Sabine Neches Chiefs Support Public Safety Programs with Scholarship Funds

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....
attachment image-Daleo, Graves Recognized by NISOD

Daleo, Graves Recognized by NISOD

Allied Health and Science Instructor Melanie Daleo and Accreditation Specialist Chelsea Graves were recognized with the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award. The NISOD Excellence Award is presented to faculty or staff...
attachment image-Crime Scene Investigation Summer Camp Scheduled July 22-25

Crime Scene Investigation Summer Camp Scheduled July 22-25

Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) will host the "Who Dun It?" summer camp from July 22-25 for students entering the sixth through ninth grades.    “The ‘Who Dun It?’ camp provides students with a hands-on approach to...

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