Waynesville Career Center (WCC) is located in Waynesville, MO. WCC provides quality career and technical education for the Waynesville/St. Robert/Ft. Leonard Wood area. Programs and courses are made available to local high school students and adult learners wishing to pursue a post-secondary education. Waynesville Career Center is committed to developing a diverse and skilled workforce of lifelong learners. WCC uses technical, academic and interpersonal experiences to prepare students for success in the 21st century.
Adults can complete 1080 hours of training and earn a vocational certificate in any day-time programs in one school year. Other specialized programs in Practical Nursing, EMT, Paramedic, Cosmetology and Sheriff's Academy are open only to adult students and have more rigorous admissions requirements. A complete list of programs available is provided below:
- Certified Nursing Assistance
- Practical Nursing
- Motorcycle Safety
- Missouri Sheriff Academy
- Online Course
Tuition costs per program can be found at the following link http://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/Page/2899. Waynesville Career Center participates in federal, state and private financial aid programs.
WCC has articulation agreements with Ozarks Community Technical College in Springfield, MO, Linn State Technical in Linn, MO, and Central Texas College on Ft. Leonard Wood. If a student successfully completes a program at WCC and enrolls in one of these colleges to pursue additional training in that field, they may be eligible for 3 to 16 free college credits depending on the program. For more information concerning WCC programs, courses, and certifications, please visit their website at: http://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/domain/9.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Waynesville Career Center by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $21,600. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $100 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||98%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||98%||$5,883|
|Receiving Student Loans||77%||$6,753|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) Program
- Accredited by the Missouri State Board of Nursing (since 1973)
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Waynesville Career Center.
- Rolla Technical Institute/Center in Rolla, MO (27 miles away)
- Lake Career and Technical Center in Camdenton, MO (31 miles away)
- Columbia Area Vocational Technical School in Columbia, MO (75 miles away)
- South Central Career Center in West Plains, MO (78 miles away)
- Four Rivers Career Center in Washington, MO (82 miles away)