Lourdes University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Lourdes University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,530 students enrolled. This school was established in 1958 and is one of the 2 schools located in Sylvania, Ohio.

Lourdes University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Fair
Lourdes University will give you the opportunity to receive a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Lourdes University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Management, Education, Business, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
64%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Lourdes University student retention rate is relatively low at 64% (close to Ohio average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lourdes University is low - 37%. Around 42% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lourdes University is pretty good: 12:1. Read more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,200
High
Average tuition cost is high, $19,000 annually. The additional fees at Lourdes University not covered by tuition are approximately $200; this comes to $19,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Lourdes University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
69%
Doable
According to government data, 692 applications were submitted and 479 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

Lourdes University will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Lourdes University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Medium
Lourdes University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lourdes University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Lourdes University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 500 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: nearly $4,900 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Lourdes University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lourdes University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lourdes University Location and Maps



Post Address: Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd, Sylvania, Ohio 43560-2898, USA
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