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Literacy in College - Wilkes University

The literacy programs at Wilkes University prepare students for their future careers by supplying them with the knowledge and hands-on training that is necessary to gain employment in a specific industry. But does Wilkes University have the literacy program you are looking for? Is it the best option in your state or local area?

At CALiteracy.org you'll find general literacy rates and statistics for Wilkes University as well as detailed information that will help you determine if it's the right school for you.

Wilkes University
84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18766
Phone Number: (570) 408-5000
URL: www.wilkes.edu

Tuition and Fees

Semester Undergraduate
(In State)
Undergraduate
(Out of State)
Graduate
(In State)
Graduate
(Out of State)
Books & Supplies Room & Board
(On Campus)
Room & Board
(Off Campus)
Room & Board
(With Family)
Fall 2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2012-2013 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500 $14,534 $11,000 $3,350
2011-2012 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500 $14,198 $11,000 $3,350
2010-2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,500 $13,970 $11,000 $3,350
2009-2010 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,100 $13,400 $10,300 $2,950

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Doctor's degree - professional practice
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Master's degree

Sports Programs

  • Baseball – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 30, Women 0
  • Basketball – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 19, Women 12
  • Field Hockey – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 17
  • Football – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 89, Women 0
  • Golf – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 8, Women 0
  • Lacrosse – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 16
  • Soccer – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 31, Women 25
  • Softball – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 13
  • Tennis – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 10, Women 9
  • Track and Field, X-Country – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 12, Women 6
  • Volleyball – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 12
  • Wrestling – NCAA Division III (with football)
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 39, Women 0

Semesters Open

  • 2011-2012
  • 2009-2010
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • Fall 2011

Accreditations

  • English Language
    Accredited By: Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 4/26/2009 -  
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    Accredited By: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 4/14/1998 -  
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    Accredited By: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 4/14/1998 -  
  • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    Accredited By: Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 6/23/1996 -  

Majors Offered

  • Accounting – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biochemistry – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biology Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General – Biological And Biomedical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Administration and Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Chemistry, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Creative Writing – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia – Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Education, Other – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Educational/Instructional Technology – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Elementary Education and Teaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Engineering/Industrial Management – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • English Language and Literature, General – English Language and Literature/Letters
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • French Language and Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Geology/Earth Science, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • History Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • History, General – History
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Information Science/Studies – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • International Relations and Affairs – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mathematics Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mathematics, General – Mathematics and Statistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mechanical Engineering – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Music Performance, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Music Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Pharmacy – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Philosophy – Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Physics, General – Physical Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Political Science and Government, General – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Psychology, General – Psychology
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Sociology – Social Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Spanish Language and Literature – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Special Education and Teaching, General – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric – Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012