A Penn State Wilkes-Barre education is a smart investment in your future.
A smart investment yields a good return, which is what our students get when they choose Penn State Wilkes-Barre. The investment students and their families make in tuition helps them receive the education they need to find a career they will love.
Employers hire our graduates because they trust a Penn State education. In fact, the Wall Street Journal named Penn State as the number one overall institution in the nation for producing the best prepared and well-rounded graduates, who are most able to succeed once hired. In addition, completion of a four-year degree increases an individual’s life-long earnings.
How much does it cost to attend Penn State Wilkes-Barre?
The estimated direct costs on this page are for a full-time, first- or second-year student studying during the 2017-18 academic year. Tuition and fees are billed by semester; bills are due in August for the fall semester and December for the spring semester. Penn State Wilkes-Barre does not offer on-campus housing; view off-campus housing information.
|Annual Costs||PA Resident||Non-PA Resident|
|Information Technology Fee||$504||$504|
|Average Total Cost:||$13,568||$21,202|
|Campus Location||PA Resident||Non-PA Resident|
|Division||PA Resident||Non-PA Resident|
|Upper Division – Business, EMS, Science, IST, Engineering||$579||$898|
|Upper Division – All Other Programs||$567||$898|