405 Colfax Ave SW, Wadena, MN 56482
Our innovative career programs - in areas such as construction electricity, electrical line worker and cosmetology - provide you with real-life experiences that prepare you for success in the job market in as little as nine months. If your goal is a bachelor's degree, our Associate of Arts transfer degree allows you to complete the first two years of your four-year degree before transferring to another institution. In all our programs, our low faculty-to-student ratios mean one-on-one attention from instructors, while exceptional student support services help you achieve academic success. Start here, go anywhere.
Things you need to know
- Enrollment: 790
- Food service available on campus
- Student organizations: Student Government, SkillsUSA, Nursing Club, Cosmetology Club
- Support services available to promote student academic success
- Housing options located nearby
- Concerts and events for students throughout the year
- Veterans services and lounge
- Scholarship opportunities through Wadena Area College Foundation
The welcoming community of Wadena has a small-town atmosphere with the attractions of a larger community. Located at the gateway to Minnesota lakes country, it has many options for outdoor recreation and community involvement.
- Population of approximately 4,500
- 1,000 lakes within 50 miles
- Outdoor recreation opportunities include cross-country skiing, hundreds of miles of snowmobile and ATV trails, canoeing, biking, golfing and world-class hunting and fishing.
- 400 acres of parks