At UA Lakewood, you can take classes from a major university in an advanced learning environment situated in the heart of Lakewood. We will offer a variety of courses at times convenient for busy students of all ages.
At UA Lakewood, you can take
- General education courses
- College credit for high school students (PSEOP)
- Bachelor of Social Work
- Master of Social Work
- Master's degree programs in education
- Master of Business Administration (Saturday program)
Or, complete your degree
- Bachelor of Organizational Supervision
- RN to BSN
Looking for non-credit or continuing education courses?
In the news
"Lakewood University of Akron branch hosts open house, university hopes to help with community engagement" -Cleveland Plain Dealer
Join us on Saturday, Dec. 7 for Light Up Lakewood! Students, faculty, families and friends are invited to this wonderful community event with ice carving, a parade, fireworks and much more! See last year's highlight video.
About UA Lakewood
The University of Akron Lakewood is a state-of-the-art facility offering the finest tech-enhanced and tech-supported community space in the city. It consists of three state-of-the-art distance-learning classrooms, a testing center, a community meeting room, a fully loaded conference room, administrative offices and a student lounge.
Students have access to all UA resources, including regional education and local community partnerships.
In addition, The University of Akron is committed to offering the educational opportunities requested by the Lakewood community and businesses. We enter into strategic partnerships with other institutions of higher learning as needed if our programming cannot meet community needs.
University of Akron faculty delivers courses via traditional (face-to-face) and synchronous distance learning technology.
Help identify additional programming needs by filling out the survey and by volunteering for community/business advisory committees coordinated by UA Lakewood and LakewoodAlive.