Lourdes University

Accreditations and Quick Links


Lourdes University partners with Learners Edge by offering graduate credit in association with Learners Edge online courses.

Website: http://www.lourdes.edu/

Regional Accreditation: HLC-NCA

National Teacher Accreditation: TEAC/CAEP

Continuing education graduate credit is intended to fulfill requirements for license renewal/lane change when the student has obtained proper prior approval.

Degree Eligibility Memo

Sample Transcript 

Grades and Transcripts

Learners Edge does not process transcripts. Please contact Lourdes University directly. It is recommended that your completed coursework arrive in the Learners Edge office at least 30 days prior to your transcript deadline.*Please see information below regarding transcript requests and processing times.

Please note: Student transcripts cannot be processed at certain times at the beginning of each semester. The dates are listed below. If you need your transcripts around that time, please complete your coursework and submit early enough to allow time for processing.

Specific Steps/Timelines

  • Learners Edge will evaluate all coursework within 7-10 business days of its arrival in our office or submission of your final online assignmentPlease note that this email does not indicate your transcript is ready to be ordered.
  • If you have provided a valid email address to Learners Edge, you will receive an email notification that a letter of completion is available. (You may receive multiple notifications if you have registered for multiple courses).
  • Please do not order or request transcripts from Lourdes University until you receive all grade emails for all courses from Learners Edge.
  • The grade will then be posted within the Lourdes University system within the next 4-5 business days. If you have more than one course that will be on the transcript, please allow 7-10 days after receiving confirmation from Learners Edge before requesting a transcript to ensure that all grades have been recorded. Due to the high volume, grades for work received at the end of the spring, summer or fall session, may take longer.(Lourdes University/Learners Edge will not be responsible for any transcript fees students incur for requesting transcripts before all grades are in).
  • Lourdes University is unable to process transcripts during university closures. University closures can be found on the University Academic Calendar.
  • After allowing the recommended 4-5 business days after receiving your course completion email from Learners Edge, you may request your transcript electronically from Lourdes University through Credentials Solutions at: www.lourdes.edu/transcripts.  If you have any questions regarding your transcript order, please contact Credentials Solutions at: 847-716-3005.
  • Learners Edge students do not need to submit a Student ID; but they will need to enter their full Social Security Number when requesting a transcript.
  • Official transcripts can be sent electronically or via paper copy. 

Request Transcript

  • All requests for transcripts must come through the online ordering system; the Registrar’s Office will no longer accept the paper transcript request form.

    If you have questions please contact:
    Registrar's Office
    Email: registrar@lourdes.edu | Phone: 419.824.3817


Tax Information

Students taking Learners Edge courses for credit through Lourdes University are considered non-degree seeking students and therefore Lourdes University does not provide IRS Form 1098-T. Issuance of IRS Form 1098-T is only provided for degree seeking students. Lourdes University encourages students to seek advice from a competent professional tax advisor regarding the taxation implications of education related expenses.

For questions, please contact Lourdes University at 1-800-878-3210.

Americans with Disabilities Act


Accommodations will be provided for individuals with documented disabilities or special learning needs. Please contact the instructor for accommodations prior to the beginning of the course.