Established in 1862, Widener University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Chester (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Harrisburg, Exton, Wilmington. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Widener University is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Widener University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 157 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
|Founded||1862 Origins date back to 1821|
|Motto||Mens Sana In Corpore Sano
Sound Mind in Sound Body
|Colours||Widener blue and gold|
|Address||One University Place
Chester (population range: 10,000-49,999)
|T||+1 (610) 499 4126|
|F||+1 (610) 499 4676|
|Other locations||Harrisburg, Exton, Wilmington|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||over 20,000 US$
|International students Int'l student||over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||One University Place
+1 (610) 499 4126
888 943 3637
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