WWCC Description

Western Wyoming Community College in Rock Springs, Wyoming, offers academic, professional and arts degrees bestowed through on-campus and online course, plus programs designed for adult learners.

Associate’s degrees for the aspiring professional and for the future four-year college student are awarded in the following subjects:
*Business and Computing
*Education
*Health Sciences
*Humanities and Communication
*Math and Science
*Social Sciences
*Visual and Performing Arts
*Technology and Industry

Many Western Wyoming students enter directly out of high school, but many are also working adults with families. For the adult population, Western Wyoming offers flexible schedules, including evening and online courses as well as courses designed for those who work shift jobs.

Those seeking admission will need a high school diploma or GED. Prospective students will also need to fill out an application, submit transcripts and take the Compass Test, which is used to place students in the right level of math and English courses.

Several scholarships are awarded each year, including performing arts talent scholarships and academic merit scholarships for Wyoming high school graduates and out-of-state students.

Additional sources of financial aid such as Pell grants and loans may be applied for by filling out a FAFSA. Factors used to determine financial aid eligibility are mostly based on need.

Quick Facts about Western Wyoming Community College

Region

Rockies

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Thunder

Nickname

WWCC

Website

www.wwcc.wy.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,082

Out-of-State Tuition

$5,490

Retention Rate

60%

Enrollment

4,000

Year Established

1959

WWCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 5

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100% of students gave Western Wyoming Community College 5 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2013

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

Western Wyoming Community College is the one of the best colleges in the nation, and have many variety of associate degree and academic programs. WWCC is a great place for parents that are student, they have childcare available, and free tutor service. Compare WWCC tuition costs is way cheaper than a lot of Community Colleges. WWCC make it really easy for all kind of students, whether; parents, new high school graduate. This College try their best to get student on the right track, an get student as comfortable as much they could to succeed.

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WWCC Students

Total Students
4,000

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
31%
Part-Time
69%

Students Coming From In-State vs. Out-of-State

In-State
48%
Out-of-State
52%

Ethnic Diversity

Caucasian
88%
Latino
6%
Other
6%

Students State Origin

Wyoming
48%
Utah
5%
Idaho
1%
Other
46%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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