Earn Your Bachelor’s Degree at Widener
Widener University is in the business of helping students succeed. Since 1821 we’ve blended rigorous academics, opportunities for student research, internships, and co-op, and a commitment to developing leadership skills through service learning into a first-rate college education.
Enroll in an undergraduate program at Widener, and you’ll join a tight-knit, supportive community of students and faculty who are committed to professional and personal success.
Choose a Field of Study
Widener offers more than 60 majors and minors to choose from, including nationally recognized programs in nursing, engineering, hospitality management, and pre-physical therapy.
Not sure yet what you want to study? No worries. Our Exploratory Studies program will help you discover the major that best suits your goals and interests.
If you’ve got a strong academic background, you can join the Honors Program and participate in small faculty-led seminars and other activities.
Learn All Year Long
At Widener, we never stop learning. Whether it’s on-campus, in our local communities, or overseas, there are lots of ways you can enrich your undergraduate studies at Widener.
Interested in earning your bachelor’s degree at Widener? Schedule a visit to learn more about Widener’s undergraduate programs.
Dean Fred Akl
Professor Fred A. Akl, dean of the School of Engineering, discusses his work with NASA during the STS-63 and STS-71 space shuttle missions.
At the Health Annex
Lynn Freda, a nurse and graduate student in Widener's Family Nurse Practitioner master's program, talks about her experiences working with Dr. Shirlee Drayton-Brooks, associate professor at the School of Nursing.
Dr. Marina Barnett
Dr. Marina Barnett, associate professor in the Center for Social Work Education, talks about the leadership qualities she sees in her students. Also, Dr. Barnett gives an amazing Widener rallying cry. Check it out!
Catherine Rawlings '14
Catherine Rawlings, a junior from West Chester, Pa., talks about why she participates in the AmeriCorps Community Fellows program at Widener.
Dr. Jeannette Wyatt
Assistant Professor Jenny Wyatt discusses the work and impact of the Widener Center for Violence Prevention.
Dr. Nadine McHenry
Associate Professor Nadine McHenry talks about the importance of exposing teacher candidates to schoolchildren from different contexts.