Lone Star College, Creekside Center

The Woodlands, Texas

  • FIRM



    Lone Star College

  • AREA

    85,000 sq.ft.





Design team:
Cliff Whittingstall, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Richard Chi, LEED AP BD+C; Sam Savage, AIA, AP BD+C

The Lone Star College Creekside Center is an innovative development that provides needed community impact with immense public value. This new workforce development and training facility for the Lone Star College System is situated within the community of ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCAPACITY3,500COST PER SQ FT$232.00FEATURED IN2017 Architectural PortfolioSUB CATEGORYSpecialized Park Village in The Woodlands.
The primary function of this facility is as a workforce education center that supports technical and energy companies in the Houston/Gulf Coast region. Programs of study are designed to yield industry certifications for various workforce skills.
Technology labs in this facility, such as the CISCO Network Training Lab, prepare successful graduates to obtain numerous technician and specialist certifications in network technology applications. The Electrical Technology Labs provide training in power infrastructure and cutting-edge industry applications such as alternative energy systems (e.g., solar and wind power).
Business-related training labs and programs, such as CPA exam training and energy-related data-entry training, provide graduates with opportunities to enter into other career fields as well.