Lakewood University

Undergraduate Admission

Our online programs are developed with input from advisors to bring you relevant curriculum in a variety of industries. Courses are taught online by dedicated professionals who bring real-world experience and passion into the classroom.

Enrollment Process Overview

Lakewood University’s admissions policy is oriented to adult learners, including military members, who typically have previously completed high school, undergraduate-level courses, military training, or earned credit by examination. Lakewood University is open to all applicants without discrimination based on race, religion, national origin, or sex.  All applicants desiring to pursue formal programs of study culminating in the award of an academic credential are admitted to the school as regular students provided the following conditions have been met:  To be admitted, the student must be a high school graduate or at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or its equivalent, as well as, receive and review certain disclosures, and sign an enrollment agreement.

Vocational and Associate Degree Entrance Requirements

To be considered for admission candidates require the following:

  • Candidates must be at least 18 years old
  • Ability to read and write English fluently
  • A high school diploma or GED, or the foreign equivalent
  • The ability to receive and send email
  • Access to the internet/basic computer skills
  • The ability to be self-motivated and work independently
Bachelor’s Degree Entrance Requirements

To enroll as a bachelor’s degree candidate, a student must have earned their GED or high school diploma.  Proof of graduation from high school or GED must be submitted no later than 16 weeks after the start of the program. If proof of graduation from high school or GED is not submitted on or before the 16th week into the program, the student will be dismissed. Bachelor’s degree candidates will enroll in and pay for one semester at a time. Students may access their first course, a noncredit Orientation, shortly after the initial enrollment is processed. Students must receive a passing grade in this course, and their official transcripts must be approved, in order to maintain their student status.

All degree program and undergraduate/graduate certificate students are required to have access to a computer with MSWord®, PowerPoint®, and Excel®, and video recording software. Students must also have Internet access and an active e-mail address.