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Cost of Attendance

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees at Wayne State College are determined by several factors (i.e.):

  • number of credit hours the student is enrolled in
  • the student’s residency status
  • location/instruction mode
  • on-campus, off-campus, or online
  • the course level
  • courses numbered 100-499 will be charged at the undergraduate rate
  • courses numbered 500-799 will be charged at the graduate rate

2022-23 Cost Information

Undergraduate Tuition Rates

Residency/Location Tuition Per Credit Hour (Fall, Spring, and Summer)
Nebraska resident / Nebraska Access Program* $186
Non-resident / Full rate** $186

*The Nebraska Access Program automatically awards resident rates to all non-resident, incoming freshmen who are in the upper half of their high school class, or have a 3.25 GPA, or an ACT score of at least 22 or an SAT of at least 1100.

**Undergraduate, non-resident students who do not qualify for the Nebraska Access Program are subject to an additional $1 per credit hour for the One Rate Waiver.

Graduate Tuition Rates

Residency Tuition Per Credit Hour (Fall, Spring, and Summer)
Nebraska Resident $232.50
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, South Dakota, North Dakota or Wisconsin Resident $348.75
Non-Resident/Full Rate $465

Online Degree Tuition

Level Per Credit Hour (Fall, Spring, and Summer)
Undergraduate programs
Criminal Justice, Human Resource Management, Business Management
$299
Graduate programs (special rates)
MSE in Curriculum and Instruction, MSE in Special Education
$359
Graduate programs
MBA, MSOM, MSE in School Administration, MSE in Counseling, Ed.S., Interdisciplinary Studies
$380

Note: Online rates are inclusive of tuition and fees. Tuition scholarships will be credited equal to the value of the current resident undergraduate tuition rate per credit hour.

Level Tuition Per Credit Hour (Fall, Spring, and Summer)
Undergraduate Resident $186
Undergraduate Non-Resident $186
Graduate Resident $232.50
Graduate Non-Resident $233.50

Undergraduate, non-resident students who do not qualify for the Nebraska Access Program are subject to an additional $1 per credit hour for the One Rate Waiver.

On-Campus Fees

Fee Description Fee Per Credit Hour (Fall, Spring, and Summer) Maximum Fee
College Support Fee. Includes capital improvement fee, event fee, facilities fee, and technology fee.  $58.95 No maximum
Student Health. Enables Wayne State to provide students with general health care assistance and first aid.  $6.30 No maximum
Student Activity. Funds are designated for student activities, which are managed by student groups. The Student Senate distributes these funds annually.  $6.25 (N/A for Summer) $75

Off-Campus Fees

Fee Description Fee Per Credit Hour (Fall, Spring, and Summer) Maximum Fee
Extended Campus Fee. Includes extended/off-campus fee, capital improvement fee, and event fee. $58.35 No maximum