Wilkes University

Wilkes University ( WU ) – private nonprofit higher education institution in the United States. WU’s academic activities began in 1933. The main building of the university is located in Wilkes-Barre inside an urban campus.

University ranking. Wilkes University regularly occupies top positions, entering the top 5% of the best in academic rankings around the world.

Admission and tuition fees. To be admitted to the university, an applicant must provide information about previous academic performance and passed exams. For university admissions, more than 80 percent of applicants are admitted to the university, but it is also worth bearing in mind that WU’s acceptance rate can vary significantly depending on the chosen faculty. As in many US universities, the academic year consists of two semesters. The cost of studying at the university is quite high and amounts to 20,000 USD per year. Master’s programs can also be considered quite expensive, the cost is 20,000 USD per year. Given the high cost of tuition, students can participate in scholarship programs. Distance learning is also available for students of this university.http://www.wilkes.edu ) you can find more detailed information about the cost of programs depending on the faculty.

The composition of the university. Wilkes University can be attributed to medium-sized universities, where a total of no more than 10 thousand students study. Both local citizens and foreigners can apply for admission to an educational institution. The academic staff of WU includes about 499 teachers. The educational institution cooperates with other universities on the exchange of students. The University is represented in the following social networks Twitter , Youtube , Facebook , Linkedin .

University infrastructure. The university has its own library. The educational institution allows students to live on campus.