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Wayne College expands four-year offerings this fall
Degrees now available in nursing, communication, business, teacher preparation
Starting this fall, The University of Akron Wayne College will expand its four-year degree offerings to include the Bachelor of Business Administration, the Bachelor of Strategic and Organizational Communication, the Bachelor of Science in Nursing and the Bachelor of Early Childhood Inclusive Teacher Preparation (ECITP). These degrees will be offered entirely on the Wayne College campus, at Wayne College prices, allowing students to earn additional four-year degrees close to home.
John Lorson named Wayne College 2019 Distinguished Alum
The University of Akron Wayne College Alumni Association is proud to announce John Lorson as its 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. The award recognizes graduates who have shown leadership in the workplace and community, and will be formally presented at the Wayne College Graduate and Academic Recognition Ceremony on May 10.
I’m so happy that you took the time to acquaint yourself with what Wayne College has to offer! We are a service institution with campuses in Orrville, Medina, Millersburg, and Lakewood. Our foremost consideration is that students succeed not only in the classroom but also in the professional career and any life pursuit of their choosing.
One of the most significant features of Wayne College is that we are a part of a major, national research university recognized throughout the world as a center of educational excellence. So whether you are considering a college education for the first time, returning to college to complete your degree, or seeking to upgrade your skill set as a post-graduate, the return on your investment will be realized quickly.
At Wayne College, we are committed to building and fostering high quality two-year and four-year programs at a cost that ensures access to higher education – a necessary asset to compete in today’s ever-changing, global economy.
I strongly urge you to come to one of our locations and explore our programs and services. Our faculty, advisors, and staff would welcome the opportunity to talk with you.
Jarrod Tudor, Dean
The University of Akron
An education major leads a classroom as part of her student-teaching experience.
Our students can choose from more than 200 undergraduate majors and area of study. Whether your dreams involve the stage, studio, classroom, laboratory or clinical setting, we'll provide the experiences and education to help make them a reality. Here, you will learn how to turn your aspirations into accomplishments, and your talents into tools to change the world.