Wayne State College



Am I eligible to apply?

You are eligible to apply for the PHEAST program at Wayne State if:

  1. You are a Nebraska resident.
  2. You have completed ~60 credit hours but no more than 80 credit hours.
  3. You hold a GPA of 3.2 or higher.

How to apply

Application package must include:

  1. Complete the PHEAST application
  2. Undergraduate transcript
  3. Three letters of recommendation
  4. A one page personal statement addressing the following topics: your interest in Public Health, your commitment to rural service, and your ability to be a successful student in a professional academic program.
  5. Projected plan of study (See a PHEAST advisor for guidance)

Send completed applications to:

Wayne State College
Carhart Science Office
1111 Main Street
Wayne, NE 69787


The deadline to apply is March 15. 

Applications are accepted beginning Jan. 1.