Northern Wyoming Community College District

Northern Wyoming Community College District Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Northern Wyoming Community College District, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Northern Wyoming Community College District Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Northern Wyoming Community College District was awarded 26 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general health and wellness.

Overall Quality

Northern Wyoming Community College District is ranked #1,428 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Northern Wyoming Community College District is also ranked #2 out of 8 schools in Wyoming.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Northern Wyoming Community College District?

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Northern Wyoming Community College District, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

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Northern Wyoming Community College District Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Northern Wyoming Community College District, this ratio is 17 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Northern Wyoming Community College District is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at Northern Wyoming Community College District

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Northern Wyoming Community College District this rate is 60%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

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Northern Wyoming Community College District Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,347 undergraduates at Northern Wyoming Community College District with 1,517 being full-time and 2,830 being part-time.

How Much Does Northern Wyoming Community College District Cost?

The overall average net price of Northern Wyoming Community College District is $10,101. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Northern Wyoming Community College District

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$8,409 $9,280 $11,535 $13,284 $13,497

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Northern Wyoming Community College District, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Northern Wyoming Community College District, approximately 26% of students took out student loans averaging $4,361 a year. That adds up to $17,444 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Northern Wyoming Community College District is 10.3%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do Northern Wyoming Community College District Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Northern Wyoming Community College District make around $35,400 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 11% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Northern Wyoming Community College District

Northern Wyoming Community College District is a public institution situated in Sheridan, Wyoming. The location of Northern Wyoming Community College District is a good match for students who are interested in living in a college town while they pursue their degree.

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Contact details for Northern Wyoming Community College District are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1 Whitney Way, Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone: 307-675-0505
Website: www.sheridan.edu/

Northern Wyoming Community College District Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Northern Wyoming Community College District along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Northern Wyoming Community College District

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2018-2019, 1,189 students took at least one online class at Northern Wyoming Community College District. This is an increase from the 1,064 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 1,189 318
2017-2018 1,064 286
2016-2017 930 157
2015-2016 930 240
2013-2014 877 143

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

References

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