Western Nebraska Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1601 East 27th Street

Scottsbluff, NE 69361

(308) 635-6010

(800) 348-4435

Fax: (308) 635-6100



Contact: Ali Jay

Enrollment Management Director
Main Address

1601 East 27th Street

Scottsbluff, NE 69361

(308) 635-3606

www.wn.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,940

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 458

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,502

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for practical nursing, Associate Degree-Nursing, and radiologic technologies programs.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A
Ecology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Office Clerical Services A,C

Communications & Journalism

Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Construction Trades

Lineworker A,C

Education

Art Teacher Education A
Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Music Teacher Education A
Physical Education A
Secondary Education A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies A

Foreign Language & Literature

French A
Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine A
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A,C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prenursing A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A

History

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Aircraft Powerplant Technology A,C
Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forestry – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology A,C

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A

Social Sciences

Anthropology A
Economics A
Geography A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology 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.

Western Nebraska Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (308) 635-3606
Website: www.wncc.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.wncc.edu/admissions-aid/how-to-apply/
Address: 1601 East 27th Street, Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1899
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,722
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 903 (52% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $2,916
Out-of-state Tuition: $2,940
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,947

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Western Nebraska Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Western Nebraska Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 23
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Construction Trades 11
Education 15
Engineering 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 315
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 63
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Physical Sciences 2
Precision Production 2
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 1747

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Western Nebraska Community 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $2,916
Out-of-state $2,940
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 310 97%
Grant or scholarship aid 306 96% $5,947
Student loan aid 63 20% $3,719

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,358 74% $4,110
Federal student loans 252 14% $4,367

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Western Nebraska Community 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 Western Nebraska Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Western Nebraska Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,722
Undergraduate enrollment 1,722
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Western Nebraska Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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