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Wayne State College Nebraska
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The new state college Tuition Guarantee ensures Pell-qualified students can attend Wayne State College tuition-free.
New! One Rate at Wayne State
Our new universal in-state tuition rate saves out-of-state students nearly $6,000 per year on tuition costs. The new rate applies to all new and returning undergraduate students in Fall 2021, as long as they are taking in-person classes.
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Wayne State College has the programs you want at prices you can afford. We're nationally-ranked for academic excellence and consistently rated as being more affordable than other four-year colleges and universities in Nebraska. Explore our programs, tour our campus, and join the Wildcats!
Why I Chose Wayne State
Wayne State is a public college in Nebraska that has received several accolades for its academic excellence and successful graduate outcomes. Students choose to earn their degree at WSC for a variety of reasons. Not only do we offer top-notch programs, we're also rated as the most affordable of other universities and four-year colleges in Nebraska. And with all the clubs, intramurals, and activities on campus, you'll never get bored. But, you don't have to take our word for it. Hear what students are saying about Wayne State College.
Wayne State at a Glance
programs of study
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recent grads employed or in grad school*
*based on the most recent graduate survey from 2018-19 of 521 students (84% response rate)
Nov 16toJan 11
Senior Art ExhibitView artwork by WSC seniors Haley Tavenner, Jayden Mitchell, Cheyenne Mangus, and Culleen Cerv.
Nov 29toJan 17
Piano Lessons or Voice Lessons RegistrationSign up now for piano lessons or voice lessons, available as part of the WSC Music Academy. Lessons are for all ages and will be from Jan. 17 through April 28.
Brass and Percussion EnsemblesEnjoy a night of music by the WSC brass and percussion ensembles.
Symphonic Band and Wind EnsembleFeaturing the WSC symphonic band and wind ensemble.
Fiction SlamParticipate in the fiction slam or just come to watch!
Plains Writers Series (Fiction)Celebrate the prose and poetry of Great Plains writers during the Plains Writers Series. Featuring Theodore Wheeler.
String EnsembleEnjoy a performance by Wayne State College's string ensemble.
Wayne State Students to Present Fall 2022 Honors Projects
Honors students will give 30-minute research presentations on Friday, Dec. 2, and Friday, Dec. 9.
WSC Spring Music Academy Lessons Begin in January
Music Academy offers a weekly 30-minute piano lesson or voice lesson through April 28.
Plains Writers Series and Fiction Slam Planned for Dec. 8
Featuring author Theodore Wheeler.
String Ensemble Presents Dramatic, Imaginative Concert
Concert is at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8.
Planetarium Features Holiday-Themed Shows in December
Shows will be featured on Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons.