Casper College

  • At Casper College, we have a strong tradition of providing valuable academic, career, personal, and cultural opportunities on our welcoming and beautiful campus. Our experienced and supportive faculty and staff are dedicated to the mentoring and success of our students for the benefit of our communities.

School Highlights

Casper College serves 4,253 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.

Top Rankings

Casper College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Wyoming for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 273 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Casper College(WY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty273 staff149 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Casper College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The Casper College diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment4,253 students2,847 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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# Full-Time Students1,622 students760 students
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# Part-Time Students2,631 students2,087 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-240
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% American Indian/Alaskan
-
2%
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% Asian
1%
1%
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% Hispanic
5%
9%
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% Black
1%
1%
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% White
87%
79%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.240.36
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College Completion Rate
35%
38%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,300$34,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,110 is more than the state average of $2,855. The in-state tuition has grown by 92% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $10,050 is more than the state average of $6,991. The out-state tuition has grown by 81% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,110$2,855
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Out-State Tuition Fees$10,050$6,991
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Tuition NotesWUE $5,580 https://www.caspercollege.edu/financial-aid/tuition-fees/
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid91%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,000$8,156
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,950$4,750
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Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketball, Soccer,
Volleyball
Source: 2019 (or 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. The current campus was built in the mid 1950s, and consists of 28 buildings. More than 15 national accreditations underscore the quality of educational programs at Casper College. More than 140 associate degree programs and certificate programs are offered. Agreements with 7 universities provide opportunities to earn bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees right on campus. The University of Wyoming-Casper has extensive facilities on campus. Casper College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Casper College is Central Wyoming College (107.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,974 students | 107.20 Mi2660 Peck Avenue
    Riverton, WY 82501
    (800) 735-8418
    107.201,974
  • WyoTech
    Private for-profit
    38 students | 109.20 Mi1889 Venture Drive
    Laramie, WY 82070
    (307) 742-3776
    109.2038
  • 1,462 students | 121.00 Mi3200 West C St
    Torrington, WY 82240
    (307) 532-8200
    121.001,462
  • 4,168 students | 136.90 Mi1 Whitney Way
    Sheridan, WY 82801
    (307) 675-0505
    136.904,168
  • 4,097 students | 143.60 Mi1400 E College Dr
    Cheyenne, WY 82007
    (307) 778-5222
    143.604,097
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Did You Know?
For Wyoming public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,855 per year for in-state students and $6,991 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Wyoming community colleges have a diversity score of 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Wyoming is Central Wyoming College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.