Casper College

Tel: (307)268-2110
4,030 students
Public institution

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Casper College develops and maintains high quality, student-focused educational programs, support services and activities responsive to the learning needs of the diverse communities served.
School Highlights:
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Casper College serves 4,030 students (48.64% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 17%.
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Casper College is the only community colleges within Natrona County, WY.
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The nearest community college is Central Wyoming College (107.09 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 194 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
Casper 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 194 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 4,030 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,030 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 1,960 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 2,070 students
1,017 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hawaiian
1% 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
1%
12%
% White
87%
57%
% Two or more races
1% 2%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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. 0.10 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,448 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 32% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,240 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,448 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,240 $10,252
Total Dormitory Capacity 506 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Casper College is a publicly supported educational institution serving approximately 4,000 full- and part-time students. Casper College, Wyoming's oldest two-year institution, was founded in 1945 on the third floor of Natrona County High School. Natrona County High School is among the major landmarks visible from the current Casper College campus overlooking Casper. The current campus was built in the mid 1950s, and consists of 28 buildings. More than 10 national accreditations underscore the quality of educational programs at Casper College. More than 50 associate degree programs and 30 one-year certificate programs are offered in eight academic divisions. Academic Divisions includes Business, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Language & Literature, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Trades & Technology, Distance Education and Post Associate Degrees. Casper College's extensive upper division center is unique in Wyoming. Agreements with 15 universities provide opportunities to earn bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees right on campus. The University of Wyoming/Casper College Center has extensive facilities on campus. Casper College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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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 0.48. The most diverse community college in Wyoming is College America-Cheyenne. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.