Wayne State College

Wayne State College Accreditation

Accreditation ensures the level of quality at Wayne State College. Learn more about our institutional and specialized accreditation here.

Institutional Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Wayne State College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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Academies are programs aimed at assisting HLC-accredited institutions to define, develop and implement comprehensive strategies for institutional improvement. Designed and led by experienced practitioners, the academies provide a framework and guidance for developing customized projects.

Academy for Persistence and Completion
Academy for Assessment of Student Learning

Specialized Accreditation

Specialized and professional accreditors set and evaluate standards for quality program assurance. Wayne State has specialized accreditation in several academic areas.

The historic Neihardt Hall.

Continued Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission has two Pathways for Reaffirmation of Accreditation: Standard and Open. Wayne State College has selected the Open Pathway.

Questions About Accreditation?

Contact the Office of Assessment