Centers of Excellence
WSSU offers world-class degree programs within four "academic centers of excellence" that offer students the opportunity to contribute and succeed in growing industries, while promoting regional economic development by addressing increasing demand for new workforce skills.
We offer baccalaureate, graduate, and doctoral degrees in several disciplines including nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy and clinical laboratory sciences.
Science & Technology
WSSU plays an integral role in the advancement of information technology as an industry and career path in the Piedmont Region. The school is helping students build the technical and management skills necessary to begin or advance their IT careers.
Show me the money!! WSSU offers specialized curriculum and degree programs to address growing demand for personal financial planning and management services. WSSU's School of Business & Economics offers bachelor's degree programs in economics, accounting, management information systems, and business administration. It also offers a graduate MBA program.
Teaching & Learning
This is what we were built on. WSSU plays a leading role in building the educational infrastructure needed to support both social and economic advancement. Its School of Education and Human Performance (SEHP) graduates highly qualified professionals that demonstrate the technical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills necessary to sustain high-quality education for an expanding population.
College of Arts & Sciences' 'Foundation of Excellence'
What a great place to start if you are not sure about your direction! Liberal arts and sciences education is the essential core of WSSU's career-focused programs offered through its "academic centers of excellence." In fact, much of the foundational academic requirements and teaching resources for the "centers of excellence" reside within WSSU's College of Arts & Sciences.