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Points of Pride

University Honors

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Top Tier University

Nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report

Source: U.S. News & World Report

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Best in the Mid-Atlantic

Widener ranked among the Best Mid-Atlantic Colleges & Universities.

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Best Value College

Named a best value college in Greater Philadelphia by Niche.com

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Supporting our Military Students and Veterans

Widener is recognized as a top Military Friendly Institution by VIQTORY.

Student Success

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Top 21%

Payscale ranks Widener in the top 21% nationwide with an alumni mid-career salary of $96,400. 

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95% of Grads Achieve Career Goals

Within 6 months of graduation, 95% of Class of 2018 was employed, in grad school, or in military/other service, according to survey data.

Top Programs

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Region's 1st Undergraduate Robotics Engineering Major

Widener offers Pennsylvania’s first undergraduate robotics major, and one of very few nationwide.

1 of 6

schools nationwide designated as a Center of Excellence for Advancing the Science of Nursing Education.

Top 10

We're ranked among the 10 best colleges for engineering.

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A Nationally Accredited Business School

Widener’s School of Business Administration is one of only 5% worldwide accredited by the AACSB.

Top 10

Pennsylvania college for social work

Top 5

Ranked as a top school for health care management in Pennsylvania.

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Top 10

Pennsylvania college for physical therapy


Ranked among the nation's premier master's in taxation programs.

A Top MBA in PA

Recognized among the state's elite online MBA programs.

Two Distinguished Law Schools

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2018 Best Law Schools

Delaware Law School and Widener Law Commonwealth nationally ranked by the Princeton Review.

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Top Law Schools for Environmental Law

Delaware Law School and Widener Law Commonwealth named top schools by preLaw Magazine.