Wilkes University

Wilkes University (referred to as Wilkes) is a Private, 4 years school located in Wilkes-Barre, PA. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at Wilkes University is $38,752. The school has a total enrollment of 4,781 and student to faculty ratio is 7.69% (13 to 1).

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Who Accredits Wilkes University

Wilkes University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1937 - Current[Estimated Date]).

Wilkes University Overview

Wilkes University (referred to as Wilkes) is a Private, 4 years school located in Wilkes-Barre, PA. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at Wilkes University is $38,752. The school has a total enrollment of 4,781 and student to faculty ratio is 7.69% (13 to 1).

Wilkes 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$38,752
Acceptance Rate92%
Student Population4,781
Graduation Rate64%
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at Wilkes University is $38,752 for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at Wilkes University is $28,368 for academic year 2019-2020. Wilkes University offers the alternative tuition plans. 87% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $23,767 (exclude student loans).

Wilkes 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Tuition & Fees$38,752
Graduate
Tuition & Fees$28,368
Average Financial Amount$23,767

The acceptance rate at Wilkes University is 92% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19%.
The average SAT score is 1,135 and the average ACT score is 23. Wilkes University accepts dual credit, credit for life experiences, advanced placement(AP) credits.

Wilkes 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate92%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19%
SAT Scores1,135
ACT Scores23

Wilkes University offers the distance education programs that all courses for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively. Wilkes University offers ROTC, study abroad, weekend/evening college, teacher certification program. On Wilkes University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.

Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Wilkes
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Wilkes Key Statistics

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92%

Acceptance Rate

4,781

Total Number of Students

$38,752

Tuition & Fees

176

Total Full-time Faculties

13 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

64%

Graduation Rate

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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020