2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Feb 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Online Learning


Program Manager: Angela Clark
Office: Technology Center, Room 112D
Office: 855 E. Lavaca St., Beaumont, Texas 77710
Phone: (409) 981-6817
FAX: (409) 839-2919
E-mail: onlinelearning@lit.edu 

Lamar Institute of Technology offers programs and courses online for students requiring a flexible schedule and/or are located outside LIT's geographical area. Students can earn a high-quality online degree over the internet from the comfort of their home or office during the time of day that works best for their schedule. High speed internet access is required, basic computer skills are necessary, and a student must be self-motivated.  Admissions, curriculum, and graduation requirements for online courses are the same as classes taught on campus.

Online programs may require a visit to a certified testing center and/or a work practicum in the student's geographical area. Reference the program description for specific requirements.

Students in an online course will be required to show proof of identification through the following means: (1) a secure login and pass code for all courses, (2) proctored examinations for some courses, (3) other technology and practices identified for a specific course. A photo identification is required. Students who enroll in distance education course(s) may be assessed charges associated with the verification of student identity.

The Office of Online Learning complies with the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) in protecting the confidentiality of student records. The privacy of students enrolled in online courses is protected by following LIT campus wide processes and procedures to ensure protection of security, confidentiality, and integrity of its student records. For additional information reference the LIT Policies and Procedures Manual.

Individual courses may be offered face-to-face (on ground), as a hybrid or as an online course.

Face-to-face: 100% of the course is offered on campus.

Hybrid: Less than 50% of the course is offered on campus

Online: Course is offered fully online. A fully online course does not require a visit to the LIT campus. It may require a visit to a certified testing center within the student's geographical area. 

For more information, send an e-mail to the Office of Online Learning at onlinelearning@lit.edu.

 

Student Complaints and Grievances

LIT students, whether online or on campus, have the right to lodge a complaint or grievance. LIT Online Learning, with assistance from LIT Student Success, ensures that all concerns and complaints of students are addressed fairly and are resolved promptly. Students should email studentserv@lit.edu for assistance with complaints or grievances.

If LIT does not resolve the problem to the student's satisfaction, and you'd like to raise the complaint about your distance education class to the next level, the following resources will guide you through the process:

 

Online Programs

Lamar Institute of Technology offers the following online programs:

Associate Programs Offered Online

Accounting Technology, A.A.S  

Business, A.A.  

Management and Entrepreneurship, A.A.S  

Criminal Justice, A.S.  

General Studies, A.A  

Teacher Education, A.A.T.  

Health Information Technology, A.A.S  

   

Emergency Management and Homeland Security, A.A.S  

Certificate Programs Offered Online

Accounting Technology, Certificate  

Emergency Management and Homeland Security, Certificate  

Health Informatics, Certificate  

Management and Entrepreneurship, Certificate  

Medical Coding Specialist, Certificate  

Real Estate, Certificate