Laramie County Community College

Tel: (3.0)777-8522
4,619 students
Public institution
Students participated in a photoshoot for our viewbook
Students participated in a photoshoot for our viewbook
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 11%.
Laramie County Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Laramie County, WY.
The nearest community college is College America-Cheyenne (5.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 310 teachers has grown by 63% over five years.
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
59 staff
Laramie County Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,619 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,619 students
1,282 students
Laramie County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
22:1
Laramie County Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,982 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 2,637 students
1,017 students
Laramie County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
11%
7%
% Black
3%
12%
% White
80%
57%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Laramie County Community College 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. 0.20 0.53
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 $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,736 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,528 $10,294
Total Dormitory Capacity 264 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
89%
Source: 2013 (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.

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  • Cheyenne College America-Cheyenne
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    6101 Yellowstone Rd Ste 101
    Cheyenne, WY 82009
    (307)637-2044
    5.6  Mi  |  88  students
  • Fort Collins IBMC College
    Private for-profit
    3842 South Mason Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970)223-2669
    42.4  Mi  |  277  students
  • Laramie Wyotech-Laramie
    Private for-profit
    4373 N 3rd
    Laramie, WY 82072
    (307)742-3776
    45.2  Mi  |  1514  students
  • Greeley Aims Community College
    Public
    5401 W. 20th St.
    Greeley, CO 80632
    (970)330-8008
    47.9  Mi  |  4903  students
  • Torrington Eastern Wyoming College
    Public
    3200 West C St
    Torrington, WY 82240
    (307)532-8200
    73.8  Mi  |  1779  students
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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 0.20, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Wyoming is College America-Cheyenne. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.