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Widener University - Main

Widener University - Main

One University Place
Chester, PA 19013-5792
(610) 499-4000

Founded in 1821, Widener University-Main is a 4-year institution. This school is located in the suburbs of Chester, Pennsylvania. Students are offered seven degrees at the associates level, 43 bachelors level degrees, 34 degrees at the masters level, and four doctoral level degrees by this school. In 2010, 4,851 students sought degrees from the 63 programs at Widener. This school offers subjects such as hospitality, technology, and mechanical engineering. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this school.

Admission

4,751 students applied to this school for admission in 2010. This school admitted about 70% of applicants or 3,326 students. Close to 54% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

4,751 students applied to this school for admission in 2010. This school admitted about 70% of applicants or 3,326 students. Close to 54% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 70%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 71%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 69%

Student Demographics

This school had 4,851 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 4,851 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1892
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2959
  • Undergraduate Male: 1442
  • Undergraduate Female: 1762
  • Graduate Male: 461
  • Graduate Female: 1186
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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