Wilkes University will host an information session from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, for adults interested in pursuing an advanced degree or certification in a variety of academic fields.
University staff will answer questions regarding financial aid and admissions procedures. New this fall is a master’s degree in bioengineering.
In addition, faculty will be available to discuss master’s programs in business administration, creative writing, education, electrical engineering, engineering management, mathematics, mechanical engineering and nursing. Wilkes also offers a certificate in sustainability management.
Master’s degree programs for educators include the art and science of teaching, online teaching, school business leadership, instructional media, classroom technology, early childhood literacy, middle level education, reading with reading specialist certification and teaching English as a second language.
Doctoral programs are available in education (Ed.D.) and nursing (D.N.P.).
Adults wishing to complete their degree can learn about the accelerated bachelor of business administration program. A transfer counselor will be on hand to review transcripts and discuss the transfer process. Adults who possess a bachelor’s degree and are looking to change careers can explore the accelerated baccalaureate degree in nursing for second-degree students.
The information session begins with registration and refreshments. It takes place in the second-floor ballroom of the Henry Student Center, located at 84 W. South St. Free parking is available at the rear of the building.