WILKES-BARRE, PA. (Nov. 6, 2012) – Wilkes University will host an information session Monday, Dec. 3 for adults interested in pursuing an advanced degree or certification in a variety of academic fields The event will be held from 6 t o 8 p.m. in the second-floor Ballroom of the Henry Student Center at 84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre. The information session begins with registration and refreshments. Free parking is available at the rear of the building.
University staff will answer questions regarding financial aid and admissions procedures.
Faculty will be available to discuss master’s programs in bioengineering, business administration, creative writing, education, electrical engineering, engineering management, mathematics, mechanical engineering and nursing.
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. 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. A transfer counselor will be on hand to review transcripts and discuss the transfer process.
Attendees can register online at www.wilkes.edu/informationsession. Learn more by calling the College of Graduate and Professional Studies at (570) 408-4235.