Located in Polk County, Florida, the city of Lake Wales is small town with just over 11,000 year-round residents. The city is situated 20 miles east of Tampa and about 30 miles southwest of Kissimmee (a suburb of Orlando). It belongs to the Lakeland-Winter Haven Metro Area.
Lake Wales is home to Warner University a private four-year higher education institution with about 1,100 students. Other colleges in the area include Webber International University located about 5 miles southeast of Lake Wales in Babson Park.
Below you can explore more information and profiles for four-year colleges located in and around Lake Wales, Florida.
13895 Highway 27
Lake Wales, FL 33859
main phone: (863) 638-1426
admission phone: (800) 309-9563
admission fax: (863) 638-7290
Warner University has a total enrollment of 1,150+ students and award associate, bachelor and master degrees in various fields of study including biology, business administration, journalism, speech communication, education, English, history, human services, liberal arts, sport and fitness, parks and recreation, psychology and theology.
Webber International University
PO Box 96
Babson Park, FL 33827-0096
main phone: (863) 638-1431
admission phone: (800) 741-1844
admission fax: (863) 638-1591
Webber International University is located in Babson Park, Florida about 5 miles southeast of Lake Wales and well within commuting distance. The university has about 600 students and offers comprehensive selection of associate, bachelor and master degree programs in various fields including business, communications, computer science, finance, security and recreation, among others.