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About Central Wyoming College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private


2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College




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Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?


Central Wyoming College, which is located in Riverton, Wyoming is a public university. Taking into account all the courses offered at Central Wyoming College, the total enrolment stands at 1,946. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 129 faculty. Speaking of gender distribution, there are around 59% of the students who are females and 41% are males at Central Wyoming College. At CWC, around 69% of the students are 24 and under. For any university, alumni play a significant role. From sharing their expertise to acting as role models for prospective students, they have an active role in mentoring them. And CWC has a long list of achievers who call this university their home. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. At CWC, 156 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact


2660 Peck Avenue


Email: N/A
Phone: 8007358418
Fax: 3078552065
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Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a college, the better it is. The ranking of a college helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the college chosen by them on various grounds like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it should be noted that Central Wyoming College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking of these two publications.


The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Central Wyoming College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 2660 Peck Avenue, Riverton, Wyoming 82501. To gather more information, they can call them at (800) 735-8418.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.


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Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.


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Before applying to CWC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $17,551. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio


Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.


Academic Calendar


Research Funding per Student


Faculty Overview


Male Professors


Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad


Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

29 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

28 Graduates

Agricultural and Domestic Animal Se...

21 Graduates

Computer Engineering Technologies/T...

17 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

16 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

14 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

11 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

10 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

9 Graduates

Psychology, General

9 Graduates

Biology, General

8 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

8 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

8 Graduates

Social Work

8 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

7 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

7 Graduates

Health Professions and Related Clin...

7 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

6 Graduates

Fire Protection

6 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

6 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

6 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

5 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

5 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

4 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

3 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

3 Graduates

Engineering, General

3 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

3 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

3 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

2 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

2 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

2 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

2 Graduates


2 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

2 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

2 Graduates

Science, Technology and Society

2 Graduates


1 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

1 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

1 Graduates

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

1 Graduates


Student Body

Undergraduate Students


Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.






Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%




64% White

10% Unknown

1% Black

10% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

9% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density



Unknown Location


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Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$47,165 per year

Campus Life


The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available


Freshmen Required to Live on Campus


Freshmen Live on Campus


Undergrads in College Housing


Averege Housing Cost


Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available


Average Meal Plan Available



Division Sports Nickname


School Colors


Varsity Athletics Association


Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

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Sports Club


Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol


Campus Emergency Phones


24-Hour Escort Safety rides


Mobile Campus Emergency Alert


Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by CWC. At CWC, $6,681 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The number of female and male students at the college are 41% and 59%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.




Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$121 - 121

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.


Average Aid Per Year


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Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving State Aid


Average Aid Per Year


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Average Aid Per Year


Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


In case the students at Central Wyoming College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,977, whereas the financial aid is $3,171. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $2,040 and institutional aid worth $3,171.

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