LSCO Welcomes Displaced Vista College Students After Closure

Following the closure of Vista College in Beaumont, Lamar State College Orange welcomes local displaced Vista College students and is working to fast-track any students who are interested in moving their studies to LSCO in order to make enrollment in our second 8 Week Term, which begins on October 25th.

Our Advising, Financial Aid, and Admissions teams are ready and willing to assist any student wishing to continue their studies at LSCO.

Our Buy One Class, Get One Class Free (up to two free) offer, financial aid, and scholarships are all available. LSCO offers the following programs that students may have been enrolled in at Vista College: Business, Medical Assisting, and Vocational Nursing.

In fact, students can enroll now in the following classes, which begin October 25th:

  • Business Courses for 2nd 8 Week Term
    • ACCT 2301 Principles of Accounting I
      (ACCT 2302 is also available but the student must have 2301 before 2302)
    • ACNT 1329 Payroll and Business Tax Accounting
    • BMGT 1301  Supervision
    • BUSI 1301 Business Principles
    • BUSI 1307 Personal Finance
    • BUSI 2301 Business Law
    • BUSI 2304 Business Report Writing and Correspondence
    • COSC 1301 Intro to Computing
    • ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics
    • ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics
    • ITSW 1304 Intro to Spreadsheets
  • Pre-Vocational Nursing Courses for 2nd 8 Week Term
    • BIOL 1322 Nutrition and Diet Therapy
    • BIOL 2401 Anatomy and Physiology
    • PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development

To get started, visit with one of our advisors in person on the 3rd floor of the Ron Lewis Library Building, via phone (409-882-3340), or via email (

We look forward to helping former Vista College students continue to achieve their educational goals.