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About Wilkes University

Wilkes University is a Private, 4 years college located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
It has a total enrollment of 4,781 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Wilkes University is 92.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Wilkes University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Address84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766
Net Price
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Wilkes University is 92.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate92.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$45

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Wilkes University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $38,752 for undergraduate students.. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $28,368.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$38,752
Graduate Tuition & Fees$28,368

Student Population

At Wilkes University, total 4,781 are attending classes. Among them, 2,341 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Wilkes has 2,243 students and the graduate school has 2,538 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students4,781
Undergraduate Students2,243
Graduate Students2,538
Online Enrollment2,341

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs61 Programs
Number of online programs13 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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