Originally founded in 1968 as Wilmington College, Wilmington University is a private, non-profit university that offers diverse bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degree programs as well as professional certificate programs. The university has six colleges: the College of Arts & Sciences, the College of Business, the College of Education, the College of Health Professions, the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and the College of Technology. There is an accelerated RN to BSN Nursing program, a Professional Aeronautics program, a Military Studies minor, an Allied Health major, and several different Education programs. The university offers flexible day, evening, and weekend classes, and serves traditional and non-traditional students. Wilmington University also offers several online learning options, including degree programs that can be fully completed online as well as hybrid classes and programs that incorporate online learning with classroom learning. Wilmington is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Wilmington University also offers a myriad of academic support services that include academic advising. The Student Success Center offers tutoring services, workshops, seminars, writing resources, and other learning resources. Study abroad programs are also available.