Top Wyoming Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 9 top community colleges located throughout Wyoming (7 public colleges and 2 private colleges), serving 23,070 students. For Wyoming community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,757 per year for in-state students and $6,799 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,968 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Wyoming community colleges have a diversity score of 0.29, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 16% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 20:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(WY) School Average
American Indian
2%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
7%
Black
1%
White
84%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
2%
Unknown
2%
WY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Wyoming Community Colleges by Town (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 125 College Dr
    Casper WY  82601
    3072682100

    4,253 students
  • 2660 Peck Avenue
    Riverton WY  82501
    8444686292

    2,082 students
  • CollegeAmerica-Cheyenne
    Private, non-profit
    6101 Yellowstone Rd Ste 101
    Cheyenne WY  82009
    (307)637-2044

    60 students
  • 3200 West C St
    Torrington WY  82240
    (307)532-8200

    1,704 students
  • 1400 E College Dr
    Cheyenne WY  82007
    (307)778-5222

    4,388 students
  • 231 W 6th St
    Powell WY  82435
    (307)754-6000

    1,652 students
  • 3059 S Coffeen Ave
    Sheridan WY  82801
    (307)674-6446

    4,374 students
  • 2500 College Dr
    Rock Springs WY  82902
    3073821600

    3,472 students
  • Wyotech-Laramie
    Private, for profit
    4373 N 3rd
    Laramie WY  82072
    (307)742-3776

    1,085 students
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