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Northern Wyoming Community College District Overview

Located in Sheridan, Wyoming, Northern Wyoming Community College District is a public institution. The surrounding location of Sheridan is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

What Is Northern Wyoming Community College District Known For?

646 Undergraduate Awards
  • The associate's degree is the highest award offered at Northern Wyoming Community College District.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

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Northern Wyoming Community College District Rankings

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

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Northern Wyoming Community College District.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#7 Most Popular Plant Sciences Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Best Health Sciences & Services Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#22 Best Business & Commerce Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#24 Best Hospitality Management Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#28 Best Value Health Sciences & Services Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#38 Most Popular Health Sciences & Services Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#52 Most Popular Information Technology Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#62 Best Business, Management & Marketing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#148 Best Value Personal & Culinary Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#154 Best Health Professions Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Northern Wyoming Community College District has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#3 Best Electronics Maintenance & Repair Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#4 Best General Health & Wellness Associate Degree Schools College Factual
#13 Best Precision Metal Working Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#15 Best Precision Production Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#60 Best Business Associate Degree Schools Business Degree Central
#223 Best Value Colleges for Business, Management & Marketing College Factual

Where Is Northern Wyoming Community College District?

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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

How Do I Get Into Northern Wyoming Community College District?

You can apply to Northern Wyoming Community College District online at: www.sheridan.edu/admissions/degree

As long as you submit the requested materials to Northern Wyoming Community College District when applying, you shouldn't have to worry about getting in since the school has an open admissions policy.

Can I Afford Northern Wyoming Community College District?

22% Take Out Loans
10.3% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Northern Wyoming Community College District, approximately 22% of students took out student loans averaging $4,788 a year. That adds up to $19,152 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%.

Northern Wyoming Community College District Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,245 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
15% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,741 undergraduate students at Northern Wyoming Community College District, with 1,245 being full-time and 2,496 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 1,245 full-time undergraduates at Northern Wyoming Community College District, 44% are male and 56% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Northern Wyoming Community College District students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 6
Black or African American 5
Hispanic or Latino 104
White 1,050
International Students 7
Other Races/Ethnicities 73

Over 27 countries are represented at Northern Wyoming Community College District. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Canada, Kenya, and Australia.

Online Learning at Northern Wyoming Community College District

417 Took All Classes Online
1,376 Took At Least One Class Online
22.5% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 1,376 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Northern Wyoming Community College District has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 2nd most popular in Wyoming for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Northern Wyoming Community College District

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Northern Wyoming Community College District was 22.5%. This is the #1,011 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Northern Wyoming Community College District regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Northern Wyoming Community College District majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Computer & Information Sciences 31%
Health Sciences & Services 25%
Human Services 9%
Information Technology 35%
Public Administration & Social Service 9%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Northern Wyoming Community College District ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Northern Wyoming Community College District.

Major Growth Rate Rank
General Social Sciences #25
Human Services #42
Health Sciences & Services #92
Information Technology #156
General Business/Commerce #167
Computer Information Systems #176
Public Administration & Social Service #189
Social Sciences #208
Teacher Education Grade Specific #265
Computer & Information Sciences #437
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities #466
Liberal Arts General Studies #466

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Northern Wyoming Community College District Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 108 0 108
Health Sciences & Services 0 67 0 67
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 0 0 57 57
Nursing 0 56 0 56
General Business/Commerce 0 28 6 34
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 0 9 20 29
Precision Metal Working 0 14 15 29
Teacher Education Grade Specific 4 23 0 27
Information Technology 0 6 14 20
Culinary Arts 0 13 6 19
Electronics Maintenance & Repair 0 9 9 18
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 12 0 12
Music 8 4 0 12
Health & Physical Education 0 8 3 11
Human Services 0 10 1 11
General Agriculture 0 10 0 10
Building Management & Inspection 0 3 7 10
General Psychology 0 10 0 10
Hospitality Management 4 5 0 9
Biological & Physical Science 0 9 0 9
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 3 5 0 8
Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 2 6 0 8
General Biology 0 7 0 7
Plant Sciences 0 6 0 6
General English Literature 0 6 0 6
Computer Information Systems 0 5 0 5
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 0 5 5
Mental & Social Health Services 0 0 5 5
General Social Sciences 0 5 0 5
Drama & Theater Arts 0 5 0 5
Animal Services 4 0 0 4
Information Science 0 4 0 4
General Engineering 0 4 0 4
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 3 0 0 3
Mathematics 0 3 0 3
Agricultural Economics & Business 0 2 0 2
Animal Science 0 2 0 2
History 0 2 0 2
Fine & Studio Arts 0 2 0 2
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 1 0 1
Other Precision Production 0 1 0 1
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 0 0 0
Engineering-Related Technologies 0 0 0 0
Dental Support Services 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 28 470 148 646

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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