Lourdes College, a Catholic liberal arts institution of higher education in the Franciscan tradition, serves men and women by providing continuing opportunities for intellectual discovery, accentuating both liberal learning and integrated professional education. It is the mission of the College to stimulate the growth of integrated persons; to engage them in an honest and dynamic search for truth; to encourage them to incorporate sound religious and philosophical values in their learning and in their interpersonal relationships; to challenge them to develop and deepen personal and social responsibility; to inspire in them a commitment to community service; and to provide an atmosphere that nurtures a holistic approach to learning within a caring, supportive, faith community.
|County||Lucas County, OH|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
|166 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||2,449 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||1,555 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||894 students||137 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||2,120 students||1,507 students|
|# Graduate Students||329 students||129 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||1%|
|% Two or more races||1%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees
|Out-State Tuition Fees
- Lourdes College is an independent, coeducational, four-year liberal arts college sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis, Sylvania, Ohio. It offers Four-year degrees in education, business, health care, social work, criminal justice and more -- as well as graduate degrees. Small classes are taught by professors with real-world experience who care about you and your needs.
- It provides degrees in Associate in Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Individualized Studies, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Education and Master of Organizational Leadership.
- Lourdes is a commuter college situated on 89 wooded acres in Sylvania, Ohio, 10 miles west of Toledo. In addition to the educational facilities, Lourdes College also provides services through The Franciscan Center, a performing arts and conference facility. Additional services on the site include: Trinity House of Prayer; Franciscan Services; the Interfaith Justice and Peace Center.
- Lourdes College is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, and the Council on Social Work Education, approved by the Ohio State Department of Education, and certified by the Ohio Board of Regents.