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Going to college is a big step. It takes having faith in yourself, in your choices and in the programs and people who will shape your future. Make a choice that will keep you at the center of your education.

Welcome to Your Future

Now is the time to plan for your future and create the life you want. With small class sizes, challenging courses and dedicated faculty, Wilson College prepares you for a fulfilling career in an ever-changing world.
  • Undergraduate
    Grow into the person you want to be. Whether your future is in education or business, expect plenty of individual attention as you build the foundation for your career.
  • Graduate
    Advance your education, advance your career. With nine areas of study, our graduate programs offer valuable knowledge and experience to take you to the next level.
  • Adult Degree Program
    Coming back to school is easier than you think. If you’ve been out of high school more than four years, talk with us—we’ve served adult learners with our flexible programs for more than 30 years.
  • Teacher Certification Pathways
    Become the teacher you needed. If you have a bachelor's degree, you can pursue teacher certification. Start your new career path today.


Prepare for a rewarding career in education with our collaborative learning models, partnerships with local communities and innovative educational practices. Undergraduate, graduate and certification programs also offer a focus on special education.


Receive your BSN or MSN, or combine either with your existing RN certification. With a focus on active learning, the latest innovations in nursing education and partnerships with healthcare providers, our programs give you the experience you need to become the most effective nurse you can be.


Gain the critical interpersonal, analytical and economic skills you’ll need to flourish in the public and private sectors with our undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
  • 9
    U.S. News

    ranks Wilson College 9th in “Best Value” category

  • 50+
    Student Clubs and Organizations

    Our community welcomes your interests, whether they are learning about international cultures, cultivating leadership skills, riding horses or writing for the campus newspaper.

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    From accounting and nursing to religion studies and veterinary medical technology, find the focus that propels your passion into a career. 

  • 10
    NCAA Division III sports teams

    With spirited teams for both men and women, Wilson provides valuable competition and leadership opportunities for student-athletes. We are fiercely Phoenix! 

  • 17
    Countries represented (and 21 states)

    Students come from all over the world and the country to get a Wilson education.

  • 15
    Average Undergraduate Class Size

    Sit up and be seen in our rigorous, small classes. Our supportive mentoring environment ensures that you won’t slip between the cracks.

First-in-the-Nation Student Loan Buyback

Unveiled in 2013 as the first of its kind in higher education, Wilson’s loan buyback program gives students who meet certain academic requirements monetary awards when they graduate.
We want students to be committed to their own success.
College President Barbara K. Mistick

Wilson College Recognitions

Less than five years after enacting a series of bold measures aimed at strengthening its financial position, Wilson College is growing and gaining national recognition for its programs, affordability and value for students and families, and overall quality of education.
Colleges of Distinction applauds Wilson College for pushing the envelope with its up-to-date curriculum, enriching the college experience with high-impact educational practices and providing every student with an education that stretches far beyond what’s typically required from an academic major,” said Tyson Schritter, chief operating officer for Colleges of Distinction.

News and Events

Catch up with Wilson’s latest news, upcoming events, and faculty and student accomplishments.

Annual Mt. Gretna Church Service

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Wilson College Summer Projects Moving Along

Wilson College Appoints Interim President

Wilson College Mural Project Gets Underway