Widener University, located in Chester, Pa., is a private, metropolitan university that connects curriculum to social issues through civic engagement. The university offers liberal arts and sciences and professional programs leading to associate s, baccalaureate, master s, and doctoral degrees. It also has state-of-the-art athletic and academic facilities. The institution is home to a number of schools and colleges, including the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Engineering, School of Hospitality Management, School of Human Service Professions, Center for Education, and Center for Social Work Education. It also houses the Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology, Institute for Physical Therapy Education, School of Law, School of Nursing, and University College.