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Graduate Studies

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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Business

Unlock boundless career opportunities with a powerful, portable degree.

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Education

Draw on faculty mentors, cutting-edge courses, and institutional connections as you push forward in your career.

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Engineering

Rise in your career with specialized training led by industry insiders.

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Health Professions

Learn to deliver groundbreaking care with a nationally recognized education.

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Nursing

Meet the demands of an ever-changing industry with a degree designed around your career goals.

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Society & Culture

Acquire the skills to inspire individuals, communities, and the culture they create.

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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.

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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.

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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.

A Proven Track Record

Your path to a rewarding education, career, and future continues here. Explore a university recognized by national industry leaders.

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Top 18%

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.

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Best for Trauma Specialists

Our online MSW program was recognized for our emphasis on trauma-informed care.

Top 10

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

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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.  

Source: Nursing Schools Almanac

 

Top 10

Pennsylvania college for social work

Top 10

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

Pride Perspectives

On the inside track, graduate students like you have turned their education into extraordinary careers. Check out their stories.

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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 Brasil

Karina's Story
Li Lock presented their findings to Widener peers and faculty.

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 range of backgrounds of the faculty and their research interests, I knew this was the place

Li Lock

Li's Story
Jeanne McCarthy working at a computer

Whether presenting results or making recommendations, with my experience at Widener, I can speak the language. I don't think I would be as effective at what I do now without that experience.

Jeanne McCarthy

Jeanne's Story
Aly Horton sitting in the driver's seat of a UPS truck

Widener gave me the opportunity to not only start my career as an undergraduate but advance it a few years later when I went back for my masters.

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Aly's Story
Davida Vogel poses in front of a research poster

My clinical experiences made all of the difference for my first year. I felt confident and competent in my ability to succeed. – Davida Vogel ‘22 

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Davida's Story
Samirah Thompson watches security cameras

To have people like that in your corner is amazing. They helped me gain the confidence to go into the field and to be on my ‘A’ game.

Samirah Thompson

Samirah's Story

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