Waynesburg University

Waynesburg, PA

Waynesburg University, founded in 1849, is a church-affiliated liberal arts university. Its 30-acre campus and 174-acre farm are located in Waynesburg, 60 miles from Pittsburgh.

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Waynesburg University

Waynesburg, PA

Waynesburg University, a private Christian university near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, provides a valuable, personal, and hands-on educational experience that prepares undergraduate and graduate students for lives of purpose and continued growth. 


Education Programs
• Early Childhood Education (Prek-4)
Early Childhood Education (PreK-4) with Special Education Certification (PreK-8)          

• Elementary/Middle Level Education (4th-8th Cert.)

• English/Language Arts and Mathematics
English/Language Arts and Science
Science and Mathematics
Social Studies and Mathematics
Social Studies and Science

• Secondary Education (7th-12th Grade)
English/Creative Writing
General Science
History/Social Studies

Grow in knowledge 
Waynesburg offers more than 70 major concentrations and four integrated bachelor’s-to-master’s programs in Business, Counseling, Criminal Investigation, and Education. The University also offers graduate programs, with some available 100% online. The University’s top academic programs include Business, Communication, Criminal Justice, Education, Forensic Science, and Nursing.

What makes Waynesburg truly special, though, is that its academics aren’t just about classes. They’re the foundation for a culture of growth championed through academic excellence and personalized guidance that nurtures a student’s mind, spirit, and future. Our undergraduate programs accelerate student growth through hands-on learning, research, internships, leadership work, service trips, and career planning.

Grow in grace
Waynesburg helps students develop academically and professionally on the foundation of faith. Faith is an integral part of the University’s mission, and students have the opportunity to discuss the theory and application of faith in their professions. 

Grow through service 
While guiding students in the development of specific skills and talents, Waynesburg provides opportunities to apply and sharpen them through service. In fact, students, faculty, and staff spend approximately 50,000 hours each year working to improve the lives of others.

Valuable growth 
Waynesburg University is recognized as one of the best colleges in the region and offers one of the most affordable private educations in the nation. The University continues to be a “best value” school, ranked among the top 10 best deals of both private and public universities in the northern United States by U.S. News & World Report.

Visit and apply today 
Schedule a visit at waynesburg.edu/visit and apply online at waynesburg.edu/apply.