Wyotech-Laramie

  • WyoTech is one of America�s leading post-secondary education schools that can help prepare students for careers in the automotive, collision/refinishing, diesel, electrician, HVAC, motorcycle, marine and plumbing fields. WyoTech takes a very personal, professional approach to career education, offering flexible class schedules, teachers who are seasoned industry professionals, and support systems designed to help students succeed both inside and outside the classroom. Even after students graduate, WyoTech�s Career Services department is there to provide ongoing career coaching assistance and help locating local employment opportunities. Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Programs vary by campus. Not all programs and specialty courses are offered in all locations.
School Highlights
  • Wyotech-Laramie serves 1,085 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the state community college average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 16%.
  • Wyotech-Laramie is the only community colleges within Albany County, WY.
  • The nearest community college to Wyotech-Laramie is CollegeAmerica-Cheyenne (41.1 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Wyotech-Laramie(WY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty50 staff149 staff
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Number of Programs Offered33

Student Body

  • The student population of Wyotech-Laramie has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Wyotech-Laramie diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,085 students3,422 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:120:1
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# Full-Time Students1,085 students1,085 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-276
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% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
2%
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% Asian
-
1%
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% Hispanic
15%
7%
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% Black
2%
1%
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% White
71%
84%
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% Two or more races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.470.29
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College Completion Rate
78%
28%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$45,400$34,500
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%93%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$11,599$10,000
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,231
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    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • Wyoming Technical Institute originated in a single 9,000 square foot building in 1966. WyoTech has maintained a policy of constantly upgrading facilities and courses to meet growing demands of the automotive, diesel and collision/refinishing industries. With the addition of the new Diesel/Street Rod facility, the school is now comprised of over 298,000 square feet of modern shop, classroom and administrative facilities. The new Diesel/Street Rod facility alone covers 123,000 square feet, to house up-to-date facilities and equipment. The Applied Service Management facility provides a professional office-like setting in 24,000 square feet of space. WyoTech currently has six campus locations namely Blairsville, PA; Bedford, MA; Fremont, CA; Laramie, WY; Oakland, CA and West Sacramento, CA. Our programs emphasize real-world training that is tailored to meet the needs of potential employers. The fields of study focus on industries that offer solid, long-term career opportunities for graduates. Programs offered at the Laramie campus: Advanced Auto/Diesel Combination, Advanced Diesel, Applied Service Management, Automotive Technology, Chassis Fabrication and High Performance Engines, Collision/Refinishing Technology, Diesel Technology, Street Rod and Custom Fabrication and Trim and Upholstery.

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