Excellence in Action Lakewood University Take the Virtual Tour lakewood university Be a part of our history Lakewood University Lakewood University is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit university with a 22-year history of educating leaders throughout the world. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of our students by providing excellent, affordable, and in-demand educational programs using various distance learning methods. Join the Lakewood Family Apply Now Lakewood University Great Quality Education

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We don’t just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career. We help them succeed in their career—to discover a field they’re passionate about and dare to lead it.



Since 1998, we have been setting new standards of excellence in education.

Today we are a respected, worldwide leader in self-guided distance learning. We have combined our resources to bring you the finest, most comprehensive instruction in the most flexible way possible. Lakewood University offers a broader array of study options. More career-focused instruction. Greater accessibility. Closer student support. More affordable tuition with payment options. Overall, you can look forward to a first-class educational experience that meets your highest expectations.

Lakewood University is a fitting tribute to educating the minds of busy people like you. It is also a tribute to the hundreds of students who have entrusted us with the means of realizing a better life. May Lakewood University help you reach higher goals, study smarter, and advance faster than ever. Here’s to your new life!

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An education at Lakewood has limitless possibilities. Our more than courses, taught by esteemed faculty members and enhanced by Lakewood’s libraries and resources, will take you as far as your imagination allows.

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You will be welcomed into a world of rich student culture which creates even more opportunities for learning through interaction with peers and professors from different backgrounds.

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We welcome all students. No matter your background, you’ll contribute something unique to our community and benefit from the diverse environment around you.

As our students engage deeply with professors and peers, they become a part of a community built on inclusion, respect, and understanding. By interacting with people who broaden your worldview, you will develop your own personal identity within the infrastructure that surrounds and supports you.

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Lakewood University’s career certificate and degree programs encourage you to ask difficult questions, explore unfamiliar terrain, and indulge your passion for discovery.

Lakewood University students have access to courses, s student success team, and faculty mentors from all parts of the country. With excellent faculty, state-of-the-art resources, and individualized instruction, it’s the perfect place to pursue your favorite and still-to-be-discovered academic interests.

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