Texas Workforce Solutions
The Texas Workforce Solutions helps businesses stay productive through a
range of services that match employers with qualified job candidates, train
incumbent workers, and provide information to help businesses with
Lamar University is a four-year college and member of the Texas State University System. Lamar has nearly doubled enrolled in the past ten years. Graduates from the nursing, education, engineering, and business colleges provide a pipeline of competitive workforce to the area’s growing industries. Lamar University also recently inaugurated the Center for Innovation, Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship (CICE), which acts as a channel for interaction between Lamar University and the industry. The university has been ranked as a best value school for students pursuing engineering as a major by PayScale’s 2017 College Return on Investment report
LIT is a two-year public college that supports Beaumont’s need to keep up with the constant workforce demands of the area’s industry. Around 3,000 students are enrolled in more than 50 degree and certificate programs in fields including healthcare, energy, technology, and healthcare. LIT provides customized non-credit education and training programs for a variety of industries. In 2018, LIT was ranked the best community college in Texas by Niche.