Wilkes University
Type Private
Established 1933 (1933)
President Patrick F. Leahy
Provost Anne Skleder
Location Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and gold
Nickname Colonels
Website wilkes.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=19345

Wilkes University (or just Wilkes) is a private university located in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States, with branch centers in Mesa, Arizona and Bartonsville, Pennsylvania. The university is organized into seven colleges and schools offering both undergraduate and graduate programs. The university enrolled 5,053 students, and it ranked 85 among Nothern regional universities and 34 among "Best Value Schools" according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[1]

Informatics programs

Nursing informatics

The following nursing informatics options exist for potential students:

M.S.N. in Nursing Informatics
39 credit hours over 20 to 26 months; "A final scholarly review course allows students to synthesize issues that define the Nursing Informatics concentration and prepares graduates to take the national certification exam."
Available online? Yes
Program URL: http://www.wilkes.edu/academics/graduate-programs/masters-programs/nursing/nursing-ms/nursing-informatics.aspx

Additional external links


  1. "Wilkes University". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/wilkes-university-3394. Retrieved 14 December 2016.