Lakewood College also holds a Certificate of Authorization from the Ohio Department of Higher Education for its degree programs. Click Here To View the Approval
Ohio Department of Higher Education
25 South Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Lakewood College is approved by the State Board of Career Colleges and Schools for its certificate and diploma programs. Registration # 06-11-1800B. Click Here To View the Approval
Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools
30 East Broad Street, Suite 2481
Columbus, OH 43215
Lakewood University has been approved by Ohio SARA Council to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of post-secondary distance education.
Candidates who complete Lakewood University medical vocational programs are eligible for national certification examinations because they align with NHA standards. This is due to Lakewood’s rigorous programs. For more information, visit the link below:
NALA is the nation’s leading professional association for paralegals. As a non-profit organization, NALA provides continuing education and professional development programs for paralegals – from novice to experienced professionals. Lakewood University’s paralegal programs meet the requirements to sit for the national certification examination through NALA.
Lakewood has earned the distinct Military Friendly® Schools designation from 2010-2021. Members of our top leadership team are military veterans and active duty members. We were honored as one of the top 20 percent of schools in the country going above and beyond to embrace Service Members, Veterans, and Spouses as students.
Lakewood University’s programs are approved for veteran’s education benefits. Reservists may also qualify for veteran’s education benefits. If you think you may be eligible or would like more information, you can check with your local or regional VA office or call Lakewood University at 800-517-0857, option 1 to speak with a VA Support Specialist.
Lakewood University’s programs are approved for the MyCAA benefits. With MyCAA scholarships, qualified military spouses can receive up to $4,000 for professional career development. And with our online career training and certification programs, you gain the skills you need to successfully launch your career—anywhere you’re stationed. Call Lakewood University at 800-517-0857, option 1 to speak with a Military Spouse Specialist.
The Union Education Trust is where the State of Ohio bargaining unit employees go for education assistance.
Lakewood College provides programs that are 100% covered to help begin your journey shaping your future for tomorrow’s jobs today.
Lakewood University has earned this great distinction. Since 1998, the data scientists behind the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list have selected companies for this honor. Using the rigorous methodology, this organization evaluates employee feedback which is gathered and companies are recognized who have built high-trust, high-performance company cultures.
Lakewood University’s Pharmacy Technician Program is a candidate for ASHP/ACPE, which means it meets the high standards established by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).
Lakewood College is recognized by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). Lakewood College provides the national certification test to all first-attempt Pharmacy Technician graduates.
Our students stand out from other graduates thanks to our partnership with Walgreens and CVS/Pharmacy nationwide. At Lakewood University, Pharmacy Technician graduates will have the opportunity to complete a pharmacy technician externship and receive hands-on pharmacy technician training.*
*COVID-19 may affect some areas of the USA