Central Wyoming College

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General Information

Admission Office

2660 Peck Avenue

Riverton, WY 82501

(307) 855-2119

(800) 865-0193

Fax: (307) 855-2093



Contact: Brenda Barlow

Admissions Office Assistant
Main Address

2660 Peck Avenue

Riverton, WY 82501

(800) 735-8418

www.cwc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,152

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 373

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,150

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: Free

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special admission to nursing program; minimum GPA and test scores required.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Equestrian/Equine Studies A,C
Farrier science C
Range Science/Management A

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Native American Studies A
Western American studies A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting A
Art – General A,C
Drama/Theater Arts A
Graphic Design C
Music – General A
Theater Design/Stagecraft A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Business Office systems A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Management Information Systems A
Sales/Selling Skills C

Communications & Journalism

Radio/Television A

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A
Computer Science A
Web/Multimedia Design A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering

Engineering – General A
Manufacturing engineering C

Engineering Technologies

Computer Systems A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Health Services – General A
Medical Transcription A,C
Nursing (RN) A

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General A
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A

Physical Sciences

Geology A
Physical Sciences – General A

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology A,C

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Emergency Management/Homeland Security A
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Law Enforcement Administration A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Central Wyoming College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(800) 735-8418
Website:www.cwc.edu/
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:web.cwc.edu/admissions/applying
Address:2660 Peck Avenue, Riverton, WY 82501
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,982
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,129 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,856
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,128
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:88%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,183

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Central Wyoming College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Central Wyoming College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences53
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies22
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services88
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Construction Trades42
Education3
Engineering22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields42
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs98
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service13
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians21
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies3
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Personal and Culinary Services21
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production21
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences22
Visual and Performing Arts18
Grand total4664

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Central Wyoming College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Health Professions and Related Programs21
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Social Sciences1
Grand total45

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Central Wyoming College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,856
Out-of-state$7,128
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid22188%
Grant or scholarship aid20481%$6,183
Student loan aid2912%$5,431

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid92744%$5,110
Federal student loans1527%$5,393

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Central Wyoming College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Central Wyoming College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Central Wyoming College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,982
Undergraduate enrollment1,982
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Central Wyoming College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs

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