About Wayne State College
Wayne State College is a leading comprehensive college in Northeast Nebraska distinguished by providing quality academic programs in a personalized setting. We're located on a 128-acre campus and boast a 20:1 student-to-faculty ratio. Wayne State College is best known for our friendly atmosphere, affordability, academic excellence, and successful graduates.
WSC began as a college primarily for teacher education but now offers more than 130 undergraduate programs and several graduate programs. Education students are provided with valuable opportunities for hands-on teaching experience. Business, criminal justice and pre-professional progams are also popular at WSC. We have a solid reputation in educating future healthcare professionals as well, thanks to a high placement rate in the allied health fields at University of Nebraska Medical Center, as well as other regional schools.
Service-Learning is an important component of education at Wayne State College. Students lead community projects designed to integrate meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility and strengthen communities.
WSC takes pride in the success of its extra-curricular activities as well, including performing arts and athletics.
We are proud to offer exceptional education at an affordable cost. With low tuition rates and financial assistance given to most of our students each year, WSC is the most affordable and best quality four-year college in the region. Our value, combined with personalized attention from caring professors and staff, a friendly campus community, and opportunities to learn in and outside the classroom, makes WSC a great place for students to thrive and advance their futures.