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Undergraduate College

Adult Degree Programs

Women with Children Program
Contact Katie Kough at:

Teacher Intern Program (TIP)
Contact Beth Byers at:

Master of Accountancy
717-264-4141 ext. 3258

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Master of Humanities
Dr. Michael Cornelius


Wilson College Quick Facts

Founded: 1869; affiliated with Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

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Location: Chambersburg, PA – Rt. 81 corridor in South Central Pennsylvania, 17 miles from Maryland border.

Accreditation: Middle States Commission on Higher Education; Pennsylvania Department of Education; American Veterinary Medical Association.

Control:  Private, not-for-profit,

Student/Faculty Ratio: 10-1

Calendar: Two traditional semesters; two summer sessions; three-week January term.

Campus: 300 acres through which the Conococheague Creek flows separating the residential, academic and  administrative facilities from the equestrian center with 2 indoor arenas and 1 outdoor arena, 3 boarding barns and the  Fulton Center for Sustainable Living and farm; athletic fields. Much of the main part of campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Sites.

Degrees: Associate, Bachelor’s; Master of Education; Master of Arts in Humanities; Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Healthcare Management for Sustainability; Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Fine Arts

Post-Baccalaureate: Accounting and Pennsylvania Instructional I Certificate in Early Childhood (PreK-4), middle level (4-8) for English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies; in K-12 for Health & Physical Education and Spanish.  On the secondary level certification is available in English, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Social Studies.

Admission Policy: Rolling

Undergraduate College: Students entering directly out of high school; transfer students from community colleges and other four-year institutions who are less than four-years out of high school. All Women with Children Program students are part of the Undergraduate College.

Adult Degree Programs: Men and women who are at least four years beyond high school completion.

Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Programs: Men and women with baccalaureate degrees from regionally accredited colleges.

Contact Information 
Office Hours:           
      Monday thru Friday
                                        8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Mailing Address:          1015 Philadelphia Avenue
                                       Chambersburg, PA 17201

Main College Phone:                  717-264-4141

Undergraduate Admissions:     717-262-2002 – Undergraduate College

                                                     717-262-2025 – Adult Degree Programs

                                                      717-262-2009 – Post- Baccalaureate Teacher Intern Program

Graduate Admissions:              
717-262-2045 – Master of Education

                                                     717-262-2025 – Master of Arts in Humanities

                                                      717-262-4853 - Master of Science in Nursing

                                                      717-264-4141 ext 3400 - Master of Fine Arts

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