|School Type||Private 4 Year|
|On Campus Housing||Yes|
Located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Wilkes University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,067 prospective students applied, and 3,063 were granted admission. Of those admitted 607 enrolled in the school. 2,729 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,816 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $33,208 plus fees of $1,688. Wilkes is ranked 522 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
|Books and Supplies||$1,600|
|Room and Board||$14,270|
|Budget for Other Expenses||$3,200|
|Total One Year Cost||$53,966|
Average Salary After 10 Years$58,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate58% within 6 years
|Subject||Percent of Class|
|Liberal Arts and Humanities||13%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=216931 IPEDS survey data for Wilkes University.