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Online Graduate Programs

Further your education online at Wilkes. Our affordable and flexible programs are designed for working professionals just like you. Pursue your passion or align your graduate studies with your career goals with programs in business administration, creative writing and education.

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If You Can Dream It, You Can Do It Here

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Academic Discovery

Academic Discovery

The interconnected nature of our academic programs allows you to explore and combine multiple interests.

Wilkes faculty, staff, and students collaborating

Hands-On Learning

Hands-On Learning

Our students have traveled to the Arctic Circle, run a fundraising campaign for the Salvation Army and engineered screening methods for breast cancer.

Undergraduate Student Research

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research

Some universities save research opportunities for graduate students only. That's not the case at Wilkes, where undergraduates can engage in meaningful research, often starting freshman year.

At Wilkes you'll find the offerings of a large university and the close-knit, mentoring culture of a small college.

Our faculty and staff are committed to your success.

Spanish and Pharmacy Combine for a World of Possibilities

College offers students an opportunity to expand their horizons. Derek Donaldson, a pharmacy and Spanish double major, goes the extra mile, taking advantage of study abroad opportunities in Peru and Spain, and collaborating with a professor to craft a chapter of a Spanish-language textbook for medical professionals.

Bonner Leader Program Celebrates First Year at Wilkes

The eight students comprising the inaugural cohort of the Bonner Leader Program know the value of service leadership. In their first year, they partnered with six area organizations and completed over 1200 hours of service. Learn more about their accomplishments in this inspiring recap video.

Gallery Fellow Displays Her Creativity

Alyssa Roberts loves to put artistic talent on display, whether it’s someone else’s work or her own. As the student design fellow for the Sordoni Art Gallery, the senior digital design and media art major mentors five other students on the gallery’s design team and assigns project tasks to bring exhibits to life for campus and the community.


Students who have full-time jobs within a year of graduation

$41 Million

Offered in scholarship aid


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Enjoy everything America's newest college town has to offer.

It's easy to feel at home at Wilkes.

I was able to stay heavily involved in activities within and outside of pharmacy school. It is a very close-knit community, and my professors were always there when I needed help.Lauren Hertzog ’20, PharmD | Lieutenant and Pharmacist, U.S. Public Health Service
No matter what title someone held, they were always full of a bounty of knowledge that would help to guide you in one direction or another.Seth Platukas '20 - Secondary Science and Career Technology Teacher
I am so thankful for the never-ending support from faculty and administrators and all the amazing opportunities that they have provided for me.Francesca Varela-Seri '20 - Neuroscience and Psychology

You can afford big dreams

A degree is a big investment. We offer a high-value educational experience that will uniquely prepare you for success.

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Wilkes Welcomes All

Wilkes University is an inclusive learning environment committed to increasing access to higher education. We create opportunities for the dialogues that increase diversity awareness. We embrace and celebrate diverse backgrounds and perspectives which strengthen and enrich our campus and our community.

Global Education & Diversity

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