You'll go further than you ever imagined with a graduate degree from Widener University.
Whether you're out to start, change, or elevate your career, you'll become the priority of powerhouse faculty who savor the chance to support your journey. You'll experience flexible courses, tap into powerful industry connections, and build a network that will follow you long after you graduate.
Here, you'll take the inside track to a made-for-you future.
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Unlock boundless career opportunities with a powerful, portable degree.
Draw on faculty mentors, cutting-edge courses, and institutional connections as you push forward in your career.
Rise in your career with specialized training led by industry insiders.
Learn to deliver groundbreaking care with a nationally recognized education.
Prepare for your dream role in law or public policy.
Meet the demands of an ever-changing industry with a degree designed around your career goals.
Blaze new trails with a program built for out-of-the-box professionals.
Acquire the skills to inspire individuals, communities, and the culture they create.
Launch into Flexible Courses
Consider your learning goals met. At Widener, you can study part-time or full-time, take evening or weekend courses, and pursue an in-person, online, or hybrid program. You'll uncover the elusive balance between life, work, and school.
Engage with Faculty Mentors and Researchers
From day one, you'll learn from faculty who prioritize your success. So go ahead—pursue the career you've always wanted, or let your experience shape your track. Either way, you'll benefit from partnerships with professors who know how to thrive in your field.
Accelerate Your Career
Pursue a fast-track doctoral or master's program and prepare for rapid career growth. With a network of industry insiders and accomplished classmates by your side, you'll graduate ready to shape your field.
Upcoming Graduate Events
Join us to learn more about Widener's Nursing Education (MSN) program. Attendees will have an opportunity to learn about curriculum, speak with program faculty and ask questions with admissions staff. All attendees will be offered an application fee waiver!
A Proven Track Record
Your path to a rewarding education, career, and future continues here. Explore a university recognized by national industry leaders.
Payscale ranks Widener in the top 18% nationwide with an alumni mid-career salary of $101,100.
1 of 6
schools nationwide designated as a Center of Excellence for Advancing the Science of Nursing Education.
Best Trauma-Focused Program
Our MSW was ranked one of the best master's in social work programs in 2022 based on flexibility, faculty, course strength, cost, and reputation.
Top 50 in Nation
Our School of Nursing is proud to rank #46 out of more than 1,100 private institutions evaluated across the nation.
Pennsylvania college for social work
Online MBA program in healthcare management nationwide
Ranked 11 out of 50
On the list of Editors' Choice 50 Best Accredited PsyD Programs for 2020
On the inside track, graduate students like you have turned their education into extraordinary careers. Check out their stories.
When I’m in a patient’s room, assessing and giving medications, I hear my professors’ voices from lectures. They’ve made me the best nurse I could possibly be and continue to grow into.
Jeremiah McFarlandJeremiah's Story
“The DNP program has helped me in my leadership role as a clinician and has also empowered me to take on future quality improvement projects."
Monjama KorngorMonjama's Story
Having an MBA from Widener and being exposed to health care management will allow me to help even more patients than I would in an eight-hour, in-person shift.
Jason BeirigerJason's Story
What I’ve learned through the MEd program is the skills to succeed, whether it is organizational administration, coaching and developing leaders, or even the vernacular to know what is going on in the world of higher education.
Jose-Luis VasquezJose-Luis's Story
I know this was the right program for me. If someone was wondering if Widener was the right place for their MBA, I would just say go for it.
Karina BrasilKarina's Story
I knew pretty quickly that I wanted to go to the program at Widener. I’d heard it was a reputable program at an accredited university, and after learning about the backgrounds of the faculty and their research interests, I knew this was the place.