WyoTech

  • 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 serves 253 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 9:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 24%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
WyoTech(WY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Technical ProfessionsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty71 staff245 staff
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Number of Programs Offered33
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Student Body

The student population of WyoTech has declined by 76% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The WyoTech diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment253 students2,576 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:19:1
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# Full-Time Students253 students760 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
180 students276 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
2%
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% Asian
-
1%
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% Hispanic
17%
10%
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% Black
1%
1%
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% White
73%
76%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.440.41
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College Completion Rate
75%
37%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$45,400$34,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid74%93%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,249$9,333
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,265$4,500
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Source: 2020 (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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to WyoTech is Laramie County Community College (45.4 miles away).
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