Lourdes University

Introduction

ABOUT LOURDES UNIVERSITY

Lourdes is grounded in the Franciscan values of learning, reverence, and service, and is known for its quality academic programs and the personalized attention afforded to our students. We pride ourselves on academic excellence and personal integrity. We are a diverse community that welcomes students who seek to better themselves through thoughtful conversation and hands-on practical experience.

MISSION

Lourdes University, rooted in Catholic and Franciscan traditions, provides a values-centered education that enriches lives and advances academic excellence through the integration of the liberal arts and professional studies.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

In support of this mission, Lourdes University:

  • Nurtures a diverse community that supports students in fulfilling their potential.
  • Commits to the engagement of faith and reason, inspired by our Catholic and Franciscan intellectual traditions.
  • Provides a holistic, student-centered education, rooted in the liberal arts that prepare individuals for meaningful careers and lifelong learning.
  • Fosters personal integrity, ethical understanding, social responsibility, care for all of creation, and a commitment to community service.

ACCREDITATION

Not only do our students and alumni recognize the Lourdes difference, so do these national and state organizations. Lourdes University is:

  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
  • Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA) on Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
  • Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Accredited by International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • Accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)
  • Authorized by the Ohio Board of Regents
  • Approved by the Ohio Department of Education
  • Approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing
  • Sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

MA

Master of Arts in Theology

Campus Full time August 2018 USA Sylvania

The Master of Arts in Theology (MA) program is rooted in Catholic and Franciscan tradition while providing a solid theological grounding for individuals coming from a variety of Christian traditions. [+]

Master of Arts in Theology

Currently accepting applications for Fall 2016 cohort

The Master of Arts in Theology (MA) program is rooted in Catholic and Franciscan tradition while providing a solid theological grounding for individuals coming from a variety of Christian traditions. The degree meets the demand for theological preparation especially for those individuals active in religious education, lay ministry and youth ministry.

The MA in Theology is a thirty-six credit hour program consisting of eleven courses and a capstone seminar focusing on the study of biblical, historical, moral, and systematic theology. Students are encouraged to develop strong research and critical thinking skills as well as an integrated theological vision.... [-]


Master

Master of Organizational Leadership

Campus Full time August 2018 USA Sylvania

The Master of Organizational Leadership is a proven program that assists professionals from all fields to achieve their career goals. [+]

Master of Organizational Leadership

Currently accepting applications

Fall 2015 priority application deadline is May 1, 2015. Classes begin the week of August 24, 2015

The Master of Organizational Leadership is a proven program that assists professionals from all fields to achieve their career goals.

Established in 2002, our program has already graduated over 100 individuals who are holding leadership roles in healthcare, business, criminal justice and many other professions.

Designed for current and prospective leaders at all levels within an organization, graduates can update their organizational leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities thus enabling them to enhance the performance and culture of their respective organizations and make a positive difference in both their organizations and communities!... [-]