Wayne State offers several pre-professional programs in health and other career fields. Our partnerships with medical and professional schools offer you the best training possible, and in some cases, provide guaranteed admission to your next level of schooling.
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Tuition Guarantee Program
The new Nebraska State Colleges Tuition Guarantee ensures Pell-qualified Nebraska students can attend Wayne State College tuition-free. The program takes effect in Fall 2021 and applies to returning and new undergraduate students.
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.
Become a Wildcat!
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 it's 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
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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)
Aug 26toDec 9
Happy and Healthy HourJoin us as we promote healthy living, both mentally and physically! Every Thursday during the Fall 2021 semester.
Nov 11toJan 13
Art Exhibit: Artists UnanchoredExhibit runs through Jan. 13, 2022.
Meat and Sweet FundraiserA fundraiser for SkillsUSA.
Student Conductors ConcertEnjoy a night of music!
Fiction SlamParticipate in the fiction slam or just come to watch!
Honors Colloquium Presentations (December 9-10)Presented by honors students December 6, 9, and 10, 2021.
Plains Writers Series (Fiction)Celebrate the prose and poetry of Great Plains writers during the Plains Writers Series. Featuring Jerry Wilson.
WSC CEO Chapter Students Attend Conference in Florida
Thirteen WSC students in the Growing Together Career Scholars Program and Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Organization attended the 38th annual conference and pitch competition this fall.
President’s Holiday Gala Returns Sunday, Dec. 12
The gala is at 2 p.m. in Rice Auditorium and is part of the Black and Gold Performing Arts Series. Doors open at 1:30 p.m.
Plains Writers Series Hosts Author Jerry Wilson
The Plains Writers Series and Fiction Slam will be held Thursday, Dec. 9.
Fall 2021 Honors Recital Applauds Musical Excellence
The performance is at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9.
Student Conductors Debut Skills with WSC Bands
Performance is at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7 (livestream only).