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
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)
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.
Nov 15toDec 3
Festival of TreesSet up a decorated tree in the Student Center. All donations go toward providing clothing and toys for Wayne County families.
Nov 29toDec 2
Stressless and Item DrivePick up free goody bags and drop off donated items to Behavioral Health Specialties and Sunrise Place.
Winter WonderlandJoin us in the Student Center for a variety of fun activities like making peppermint lip scrub, watching the movie Elf, and more!
Mariachi Negro y OroThe WSC Music Department presents Mariachi Negro y Oro in concert.
Jazz EnsembleFeaturing the WSC Jazz Band.
Student Conductors Debut Skills with WSC Bands
Performance is at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7 (livestream only).
Planetarium to Begin Holiday Season of Shows on Dec. 3
The holiday season will feature shows including "Season of Light," "The Sistine Chapel," "The Christmas Star," and laser shows.
Brass and Percussion Concert Set for Dec. 6
The event is at 7:30 p.m. at the Praise Assembly of God building in Wayne, Neb.
WSC String Ensemble Delivers Expressive, Energetic Performance
The String Ensemble performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, in Ley Theatre.
Jazz Ensemble Spotlights Soloists and Funky Grooves
Enjoy an evening of feel-good music at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2.