Founded in 1895 by the Congregation of Divine Providence, Our Lady of the Lake University is a small, Catholic, private university located in San Antonio, Texas. Built on the trust and belief in God’s providence, the university follows a mission of ensuring a meaningful learning experience for all students; fostering growth spiritually, personally, and professionally and preparing students for success and service to society. OLLU is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees*.
*OLLU is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Our Lady of the Lake University.
Our Lady of the Lake University offers the following programs and specializations
- RN to BSN
- Master of Business Administration with two specializations:
- Healthcare Management
- Master of Science in Nursing with two specializations:
- Nurse Administration
- Nurse Education
- Master of Arts in Special Education: This program is designed to yield results, and features a world-class faculty. Gain the skills to:
- Differentiate between language differences and language disorders
- Utilize strategies and develop interventions for students with behavioral and emotional disorders
- Understand and meet the demands of students with various learning needs
- Master of Education in School Counseling
- Assess and treat students’ behavioral and learning problems
- Promote psychological health in children and adolescents
- Implement career development planning
- Uphold the ethical codes for school counselors
*Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 (on 4.0 scale) on undergraduate work and 3.0 for last 60 semester hours.
*Students who do not reside in Texas and are interested in becoming school counselors need to be familiarized with their own state requirements. Please see the following link to check individual state requirements: www.schoolcounselor.org/school-counselors-members/careers-roles/state-certification-requirements">http://www.schoolcounselor.org/school-counselors-members/careers-roles/state-certification-requirements
The costs of higher education can be intimidating, but programs are available to ease the financial burden and help you generate a return on your investment in education as quickly as possible. Please know that the Financial Aid Staff at Our Lady of the Lake is here to assist you in financing your education and understanding your financial options.