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/apply
Address:1601 East 27th Street, Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1899
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,719
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:926 (54% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,700
Out-of-state Tuition:$2,928
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,507

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Western Nebraska Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Construction Trades11
Education15
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs213
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians43
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Personal and Culinary Services11
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total1451

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Grand total34

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,700
Out-of-state$2,928
Books and supplies$1,500

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 aid28590%
Grant or scholarship aid27085%$5,507
Student loan aid7323%$3,385

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid96063%$5,113
Federal student loans31621%$3,961

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.

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

Western Nebraska Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,719
Undergraduate enrollment1,719
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

Western Nebraska Community 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 (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs

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