Wilkes University will host monthly information sessions starting in January 2014 at its Pocono Center site for those interested in pursuing a degree. The center is located at the Shoppes at Crossroads on Route 611 in Bartonsville, next to Giant Food Store. The sessions will be held on Jan. 8, Feb. 5, March 5 and April 2 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Programs offered at the site include the master of business administration degree and an adult bachelor of business administration program for those wishing to complete their degree. An engineering management master’s degree is also offered.
University staff will answer questions regarding financial aid and admissions procedures. Faculty will meet with students to address program structure and coursework.
Classes are scheduled in evenings and on weekends. Costs for the programs vary, but tuition is competitive and financial aid is available for those who qualify.
Preregistration is encouraged but not required. Attendees can register online at www.wilkes.edu/Poconos. Walk-ins are also welcome. For more information, call the Wilkes University Pocono Center at (570) 408-7000.
About Wilkes University
Wilkes University is an independent institution of higher education dedicated to academic and intellectual excellence through mentoring in the liberal arts, sciences and professional programs. Founded in 1933, the university provides its students with the experience, mentoring and education necessary for career and intellectual development as well as personal growth. Named one of the fastest-growing universities in the United States by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Wilkes offers the doctor of nursing practice, doctor of education and doctor of pharmacy degrees and more than a dozen master’s degree programs, including the master of business administration and master of fine arts in creative writing. For more information, visit www.wilkes.edu