Lamar State College Orange offers fully transferable first- and second-year-level
courses that fulfill the academic core curriculum for most four-year degrees. Students
experience a first-class education that prepares them to complete a bachelor’s degree
or directly enter the workforce. By offering small class sizes, a diverse atmosphere,
and affordable tuition, LSCO is dedicated to transforming the lives of our students.
About Lamar State College Orange
Lamar State College Orange offers fully transferable first- and second-year-level courses that fulfill the academic core curriculum for most four-year degrees. Students experience a first-class education that prepares them to complete a bachelor’s degree or directly enter the workforce. By offering small class sizes, a diverse atmosphere, and affordable tuition, LSCO is dedicated to transforming the lives of our students.
You’re More Than a Number
At LSCO, you’ll have a team of people — advisors, faculty members, and peers — who know your name and care deeply about your success.
Lamar State College Orange is where hope meets opportunity. Our mission is to connect with each student wherever they are on their educational journey.
Founded in 1969, LSCO is a member of the Texas State University System. We currently serve over 2,600 students and offer both academic and technical associate degrees and certificates of completion.
Our leadership team, overseen by President Dr. Thomas Johnson, strives to serve our students and the entire campus community by embodying LSCO’s core values, establishing strong strategic goals and advocating for our mission.
Lamar State College Orange is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate of arts, associate of science, and associate of applied science degrees and certificates of completion.
Functioning as an off-campus site, the Lumberton campus serves the Lumberton community and provides an array of courses ranging from those that fulfill core curriculum and general education transfer requirements to a university to those that will provide technical training and equip students for entry into the workplace upon completion. LSCO-Lumberton is located on main street in the growing city of Lumberton. Visit the campus today at 344 S. Main Street; Lumberton, TX 77657.
The Brown Estate is a historical representation of Orange County and serves as a hub for social, educational, and cultural activity. Owned and operated by LSCO, the space is used for meetings, conferences, and other activities.
While all main campus buildings are designated to serve students in each of our program pathways, there are several approved instructional locations within the surrounding community where students are able to apply learning and gain real-world experience in their field of study.
Planning a visit to Orange, TX? Use our maps and directions to guide you through our main campus and other instructional locations in the community.
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