In a hyper-competitive global marketplace, our master’s, doctoral, dual degree, and certificate programs prepare you for greater leadership in your industry and put you on the inside track to long-term success.

Get Ahead

Whether you want to start or change your career, move up, or break through, you can unlock your future at Widener. 

It's simple. We believe in a Widener education. That's why we've made the admissions and financial aid processes as easy as possible: so you feel confident and prepared as you take the next steps toward your graduate degree. 

Start Your Journey

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Visit Campus

Our campus is conveniently located off of I-95, making it an easy commute. More importantly, our location offers you countless career and networking opportunities. Stop by in person or visit us virtually.

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Tuition & Financial Aid

You'll automatically be considered for financial aid when you apply to Widener. We can also guide you in securing additional financial assistance. When it comes to paying for your graduate education, our student success advisors customize a plan that meets your financial needs. Don't hesitate to contact us.

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Respected Degree Programs. Flexible Options.

Our highly respected graduate degree programs are proven to put you on the inside track to your personal and professional goals. And our flexible program options make it possible to fit your studies into your busy lifestyle while also boosting your earning potential. 

Our student success advisors are committed to creating a personalized academic and financial plan for you.    

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Employer Partnerships that Benefit You

Take advantage of our partnerships with local employers to fast-track your career success at an affordable cost. Don't see your employer on our list? Have them contact us to arrange a partnership. 

Educational Partnerships for Employers

A Convenient and Welcoming Campus for Graduate Students

A campus tour—virtual or in-person—is the best way to discover Widener. Stop by for a visit, embark on a virtual walking tour, or watch an aerial fly-through of our graduate buildings.

Get to Know Widener

Alumni Tuition Discount

As an alum, you may be eligible to receive a tuition discount of up to 20% on one of our many graduate programs.

85% of Grad Students Receive Financial Aid

Here, affordability is a priority—85% of full-time graduate students receive financial aid.

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3,200+ Grad Students

That's roughly half our student body.

50+ Graduate & Professional Programs

offered across various disciplines.

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Top Tier University

Nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report

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A Diverse Campus

You'll be welcomed into a community that hails from 49 states and 22 countries.

Grant Funding for Research

Widener manages $8-$10 million annually in grant funding for research and community programming.

Top School for Social Work in PA

Named a best college in Pennsylvania for social work

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Yellow Ribbon Program

Widener participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program, which provides additional funding toward tuition for veterans & military families.