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Wilkes University is a Private, 4 years college located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Wilkes ranked 62nd in Pennsylvania Colleges and 39th in Federal Region III.
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. Wilkes's acceptance rate is 94.77% last year (undergraduate school).
Wilkes University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
|Address||84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.wilkes.edu/admissions/financial-aid/undergraduate-aid/types-of-aid/net-price-calculator.aspx|
|School Type||Private, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of Wilkes University is 94.77% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 14.60%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $45 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||94.77 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||14.60 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$40|
|Graduate Application Fees||$45|
Tuition & Fees
Wilkes's 2022 tuition & fees is $39,914 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $26,016.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$39,914|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$26,016|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 4,781 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,341 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Wilkes has 2,243 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,538 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||68 Programs|
|Number of online programs||21 Programs|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|