Laramie County Community College

Tel: (3.0)777-8522
4,619 students
Public institution
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Established in 1968, Laramie County Community College is a full-service, comprehensive community college with campuses in Cheyenne and Laramie and outreach centers at F.E. Warren Air Force Base and in Pine Bluffs. A wide range of academic, career/technical and community education programs is provided. aramie County Community College has a 271-acre campus in Cheyenne with 22 buildings. Most buildings are connected by enclosed walkways. Laramie County Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. In 2006, LCCC was accepted into the Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) process.
School Highlights:
Laramie County Community College serves 4,619 students (43% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 17%.
Laramie County Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Laramie County, WY.
The nearest community college is College America-Cheyenne (5.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 310 teachers has grown by 63% over five years.
College Laramie County Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 310 staff
61 staff
Laramie County Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,619 has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 59% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,619 students 1,296 students
Laramie County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
21:1
Laramie County Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,982 students
814 students
Laramie County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,637 students
1,040 students
Laramie County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Laramie County Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Laramie County Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
5%
Laramie County Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
11%
21%
Laramie County Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
3%
15%
Laramie County Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
80%
51%
Laramie County Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Laramie County Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Laramie County Community College Non Resident (2007-2013)
Laramie County Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.35 0.68
Laramie County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,736 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,528 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,736 $5,660
Laramie County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,528 $10,250
Laramie County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 264 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
89%
Laramie County Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Established in 1968, Laramie County Community College is a full-service, comprehensive community college with campuses in Cheyenne and Laramie and an outreach center at F.E. Warren Air Force Base and in Pine Bluffs. A wide range of academic, vocational and community education programs are provided. LCCC has been named the No. 1 digital-savvy community college, with the inclusion of SMART boards, online learning opportunities and other progressive IT applications. And our new Golden Eagles scholarship program helps hundreds of students pay for college while they give back to the community. Small class sizes, faculty dedication and cutting-edge programs make LCCC not just a place to complete core requirements, but a place where you can thrive. LCCC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • College America-Cheyenne
    Private not-for-profit
    88 students | 5.60 Mi6101 Yellowstone Rd Ste 101
    Cheyenne, WY 82009
    (307)637-2044
    5.6088
  • IBMC College
    Private for-profit
    277 students | 42.40 Mi3842 South Mason Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970)223-2669
    42.40277
  • 1,085 students | 45.20 Mi4373 N 3rd
    Laramie, WY 82072
    (307)742-3776
    45.201,085
  • 4,903 students | 47.90 Mi5401 W. 20th St.
    Greeley, CO 80632
    (970)330-8008
    47.904,903
  • 1,779 students | 73.80 Mi3200 West C St
    Torrington, WY 82240
    (307)532-8200
    73.801,779
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Did You Know?
For Wyoming public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,411 per year for in-state students and $6,011 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,214 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Wyoming community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Wyoming is Wyotech-Laramie. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.