Wayne State College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Wayne State College is a medium four-year, public school with 3,555 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1910 and is the only college located in Wayne, Nebraska.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
62
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are available at Wayne State College.

Wayne State College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 62 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Psychology, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The student retention rate at Wayne State College is fair at 70% (close to Nebraska average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Wayne State College is below average - 50%. Nearly 36% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Wayne State College is reasonably decent -- 20:1. Learn more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,800
Average tuition prices are relatevely low - around $8,400 per year. The additional fees at Wayne State College beyond tuition are roughly $1,400; this comes to $9,800 per academic year.

Read the details about Wayne State College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Wayne State College might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Wayne State College is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Wayne State College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (402) 375-7000 or check Wayne State College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,900
Wayne State College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Wayne State College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B-
Wayne State College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,600 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $2,900 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Wayne State College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Wayne State College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wayne State College Location and Maps



Post Address: Wayne State College, 1111 Main St, Wayne, Nebraska 68787, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Wayne State College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Wayne State College Location Map - City View

Learn More About Wayne State College

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Nebraska Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Art
Our directory contains 23 art schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, York, Grand Island, Scottsbluff, Chadron, North Platte, and 13 other cities. Approximately 500 art degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for art programs in NE is roughly $14,500.

Biology
Our directory contains 20 biology schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Fremont, Seward, Bellevue, Kearney, York, and 11 more cities. About 900 biology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for biology programs in NE is approximately $19,500.

Business
We reviewed 35 business schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue, Hastings, Scottsbluff, North Platte, Fremont, and 17 other cities. Approximately 4,400 business diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for business programs in NE is approximately $10,300.

Chemistry
Learn more about 17 chemistry schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Crete, Scottsbluff, Norfolk, Hastings, Wayne, and 10 other cities. About 300 chemistry diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for chemistry degree programs in NE is about $21,100.

Communication and Journalism
Our listing contains 19 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Chadron, Scottsbluff, Fremont, Wayne, Bellevue, and 10 more cities. Around 700 communication and journalism degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for communication and journalism programs in NE is roughly $18,700.

Computer Science
Read information about 28 computer science schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue, Grand Island, Scottsbluff, Chadron, North Platte, and 13 other cities. Approximately 1,000 computer science diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for computer science programs in NE is roughly $10,400.

Criminal Justice
Read information about 20 criminal justice schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Bellevue, Kearney, Chadron, Scottsbluff, Norfolk, and 9 other cities. Around 800 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for criminal justice degree programs in NE - $10,700.

Dance and Ballet
Learn about 5 dance and ballet schools and colleges in Lincoln, Wayne, Hastings, and Omaha. About 100 dance and ballet degrees are granted every year. Average tuition price for dance and ballet programs in NE: $22,100.

Economics
Read information about 10 economics schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, Chadron, Hastings, Wayne, Fremont, and Scottsbluff. Around 400 economics diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for economics degree programs in NE is around $19,200.

Education
We reviewed 29 education schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Scottsbluff, Fremont, Kearney, Seward, Crete, and 14 other cities. Approximately 3,700 education diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for education degree programs in NE is about $15,000.

English and Literature
Read information about 18 english and literature schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Chadron, Peru, Fremont, Seward, Bellevue, and 11 more cities. Approximately 600 english and literature diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for english and literature programs in NE - $18,400.

Foreign Languages
Read information about 14 foreign languages schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, Crete, Wayne, Hastings, Scottsbluff, Fremont, and Papillion. Around 300 foreign languages diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for foreign languages degree programs in NE is approximately $19,800.

General Studies
Get details on 28 general studies schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Fremont, Bellevue, Macy, Winnebago, Hastings, and 15 more cities. About 2,200 general studies diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for general studies programs in NE is approximately $5,500.

Geography
Read information about 6 geography schools and colleges in Seward, Lincoln, Scottsbluff, Kearney, Wayne, and Omaha. About 100 geography diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for geography programs in NE - $15,800.

Graphic Design and Animation
Our listing contains 11 graphic design and animation schools and colleges in Omaha, Bellevue, Lincoln, Hastings, Wayne, Norfolk, and Seward. About 100 graphic design and animation diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for graphic design and animation programs in NE - $14,700.

History
Get details on 16 history schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Hastings, York, Chadron, Scottsbluff, Fremont, and 10 more cities. Around 400 history diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for history programs in NE: $18,300.

Industrial Technologies
Read about 10 industrial technologies schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Norfolk, Chadron, Wayne, North Platte, Grand Island, and Scottsbluff. Around 600 industrial technologies diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for industrial technologies degree programs in NE is approximately $3,600.

Management
Our listing contains 34 management schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue, Fremont, North Platte, Chadron, Wayne, and 16 more cities. Around 4,000 management degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for management programs in NE - $10,300.

Mathematics
We reviewed 18 mathematics schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Norfolk, Hastings, Wayne, Chadron, Peru, and 11 more cities. About 300 mathematics diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for mathematics programs in NE is about $18,400.

Medical
We reviewed 28 medical schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue, Scottsbluff, Norfolk, Winnebago, Hastings, and 10 other cities. Approximately 1,400 medical degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for medical programs in NE - $16,900.

Music
Detailed information about 17 music schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Crete, Scottsbluff, Norfolk, Hastings, Wayne, and 10 other cities. Around 300 music degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for music programs in NE is roughly $16,600.

Occupational Therapy
We reviewed 17 occupational therapy schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Norfolk, Hastings, Crete, Peru, Grand Island, and 9 other cities. About 700 occupational therapy degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for occupational therapy degree programs in NE is approximately $20,000.

Political Science
We list 11 political science schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Crete, Scottsbluff, Kearney, Hastings, and Wayne. About 400 political science diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for political science programs in NE: $19,300.

Psychology
Learn more about 24 psychology schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Hastings, Wayne, Chadron, Peru, Fremont, and 11 more cities. About 1,100 psychology degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for psychology programs in NE is approximately $16,500.

Social Work
Read about 23 social work schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Fremont, Peru, Bellevue, Macy, Hastings, and 11 more cities. About 1,000 social work degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for social work programs in NE is about $8,800.

Sociology and Anthropology
Learn about 16 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Fremont, York, Bellevue, Peru, Kearney, and 9 other cities. Around 300 sociology and anthropology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for sociology and anthropology degree programs in NE - $18,200.

Theater and Drama
We reviewed 14 theater and drama schools and colleges in Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, Crete, Wayne, Norfolk, Hastings, and 7 other cities. Around 200 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for theater and drama degree programs in NE is around $19,100.

Work and Family Studies
Detailed information about 13 work and family studies schools and colleges in Lincoln, Omaha, Grand Island, Wayne, Kearney, Chadron, Seward, and 7 more cities. Approximately 700 work and family studies diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for work and family studies programs in NE: $14,600.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges