Wilkes University


Wilkes University professor lectures to a group of MBA students at the campus in Mesa, Arizona

Advance your career. Excel in a new one. Start a business. Manage someone else's. Whatever your professional goals, Wilkes will prepare you for business leadership in a mentoring environment designed for adult learners.

You will leave the Wilkes MBA program with the business acumen, leadership and organizational skills to make an immediate difference in your career. Over 1,800 graduates have chosen Wilkes as their pathway to career advancement, and so can you.

Scholarship Opportunities

Wilkes provides students of all academic backgrounds with the leadership skills needed to succeed in today's competitive business world. Choose courses in topics that align with your business interest, including finance, marketing, health care, human resources, entrepreneurship and international business.

Convenient and affordable

Going back to school is a big step, so we offer a support system to help you along the way. Wilkes offers:

  • Affordable tuition
  • Competitive scholarships
  • Personal attention from faculty and advisors
  • Convenient classes on evenings and weekends
  • Doctoral-level faculty who are experts in the field

There's no GMAT required and a bachelor's degree in any discipline is considered for admission.

Accredited and recognized

The Wilkes MBA program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). This distinction shows potential employers, doctorate programs, and professional schools the comprehensiveness and excellence of Wilkes University's curriculum. The ACBSP accreditation creates a competitive advantage over others seeking a career in business or admission into a doctorate program. The Jay S. Sidhu School of Business and Leadership is also a member of the Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

"The sense of accomplishment was more rewarding than I could ever imagine.
It kept driving me forward and now I have an advantage.
Because I have an MBA from Wilkes."

Erica Roca, MBA '14
Bank of America
Scottsdale, Arizona

Jay S. Sidhu - Wilkes University

Alumni Spotlight

Jay S. Sidhu, MBA ’73, graduated from Wilkes with the leadership skills and business acumen he needed to become one of the most influential financial executives in the Mid-Atlantic. Sidhu is currently Chairman and CEO of Customers Bank. The University's Jay S. Sidhu School of Business and Leadership is named for Sidhu. He was honored by the Philadelphia Business Journal with its Most Admired CEO award.


For more information, contact:

Kelly Allan, MAOM
Director of Enrollment
(480) 878-4314