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Academics at Wayland

Grounded in the practical liberal arts, guided by a faithful, mentoring faculty, academics at Wayland are a study in excellence. Choose from more than 65 programs of study. Engage in small classes with professors who will know you and mentor you. Apply your learning through internships, research, service learning, and more. This is an outstanding Christian education that will challenge you, support you, and prepare you in every way.

Wayland Academics

Undergraduate Majors and Specializations

Wayland offers more than 40 majors and specializations, along with more than a dozen pre-professional programs, to fit your academic interests and career aspirations.

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Graduate Programs

Wayland offers 14 master’s programs and one doctoral program in a variety of professional disciplines, ranging from business and education to religion and counseling.

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Pre-Professional Programs

Our pre-professional programs are academic tracks designed to guide and assist students who aspire to enter professional schools after graduating from Wayland.

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WBU Online

WBU Online provides a career-focused education to fit your busy life, offering both quality and convenience, whether pursuing degree completion or a graduate program.


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Wayland Stories

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Danica Martinez-Diaz, a junior Spanish education major and Plainview native, has found a lot to do with her time here at Wayland.

Dr. Kevin Sweeney grew up on a ranch in Paoli, Oklahoma.

Thiago Randazzo is a senior Business major specializing in management and marketing

Cindy Horn, a native of Hamburg, Germany and senior Business major with a specialization in Management and Marketing

Haley Stone, a graduating senior from Houston, TX majoring in Justice Administration with a specialization in law

Dr. Fountain grew up in Springfield, Nebraska and did his early schooling at home. He pursued his undergraduate work at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana and received a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance.

When Mary Feril and Tim Fisher came to Wayland in 2003, they both found themselves in Wayland’s School of Fine Arts where they joined the theatre program.

When Dr. Rosemary Ribera first visited Wayland, she was unsure that the small school would be able to prepare her a future in dentistry.

Kyler Templeton earned his Bachelor’s degree in Fitness Management Composite with a Specialization in Sports Medicine from Wayland in May of 2014.