Wayne State College proudly announces an anonymous donation of $2.6 million to support the College’s Career Scholars Cooperative Education program.
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$2.6M Donation Doubles Scholarship for New Career Scholars
Invitation for Third-Party Comments for CAEP Accreditation
Written testimonies should be sent to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation. An accreditation visit will be held April 14-16 at WSC.
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The state college Tuition Guarantee ensures Pell-qualified students can attend Wayne State College tuition-free.
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Wayne State is a public college in Nebraska that has received several accolades for its 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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*based on the most recent graduate survey from 2020-21 of 597 students (88% response rate)
Jan 17toMar 20
Art Exhibit: Sophie IsaakExhibit runs through March 20.
Spring Career FairAttend the career fair to check out internship and full-time job opportunities as well as exploring different careers!
Transfer Student ReceptionFor new spring semester transfer students to aid them in becoming oriented with campus resources and activities.
Planetarium Show: The Last QuestionBased on the short story by Isaac Asimov.
Planetarium Laser Show: Laser Led ZeppelinAn intense and exciting experience for all ages!
Planetarium Laser Show: Laser BeatlesAn intense and exciting experience for all ages!
Planetarium Show: Distant Worlds, Alien Life?Find out what there is to know about possible alien life.
Hurdles CampFor high school students and coaches.
Three Authors Headline Plains Writers Series on Feb. 29, 2024
The event, free and open to the public, will be held in the second-floor lounge of Wayne State’s Humanities Building.
Sci-Fi Weekend Highlights Free Planetarium and Laser Shows Feb. 23-24, 2024
The scheduled shows are “The Last Question” and “Laser Zeppelin” on Friday, and “Distant Worlds, Alien Life?” and “Laser Beatles” on Saturday.
Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble Performing Feb. 27, 2024
The concert, free and open to the public, will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Ramsey Theatre.
An Evening of Choirs Presents 'Night Becomes Day' Concert Feb. 26, 2024
The 7:30 p.m. performance will be in Ley Theatre, featuring four WSC choirs. It is free and open to the public.
Wayne Public Schools Wins 2024 Speech Tournament Co-hosted with WSC
High school students from 19 Nebraska schools competed in the Wayne High / Wayne State Invitational Speech Tournament on Feb. 3 on campus.