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Academic Affairs

This page is a resource for our academic affairs teams at Chadron, Peru, and Wayne State Colleges. 

Teaching Excellence

Award Information

Academic Offerings by College

The following academic offerings are authorized for Chadron State, Peru State, and Wayne State Colleges:

The following degree programs are authorized for Chadron State College:

General Authorization:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Education
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Education
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Organizational Management

Undergraduate Degrees

Teacher Certification



Graduate Degrees

Online - Chadron State College

Emeritus Faculty Nomination

Emeritus status is awarded by the Board to recognize employees who are nominated by the Colleges for their significant contributions and service to the institution.

Emeritus Faculty Nomination Form

Nehls Dr. Robert IngramSelected as 2024 TEA Recipient

"Congratulations to Dr. Kathi Nehls, the recipient of the 2024 Teaching Excellence Award from the Nebraska State College System. Dr. Nehls's unwavering dedication to her students, her innovative teaching methods, and her tireless efforts to create inclusive learning environments have truly set her apart,” said Chancellor Paul Turman of the Nebraska State College System (NSCS). “Her impact extends far beyond the classroom, shaping not only the lives of her students but also enriching the academic landscape of Peru State College and its broader community. Dr. Nehls embodies the essence of teaching excellence, inspiring a new generation of engaged learners and empowered citizens. Her recognition is deserved, and her influence will continue to resonate for years to come.”   

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