Western Wyoming Community College

Rock Springs, Wyoming
  • Public
    2 year
  • 4,180
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:12
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 9%
    Transfer Student Ratio
Western Wyoming Community College, established in 1959, dedicates its resources to providing high quality learning opportunities for students and employees, to enriching the community’s cultural life, to enhancing the awareness of the community’s unique heritage and environment, and adapting to the changing needs of local business and industry primarily within its service area of southwest Wyoming. The administration, faculty, and staff at Western are dedicated to making sure their number one priority is student success. We offer small class sizes, on-campus housing, hands on experience, student clubs, student organizations and opportunities for you to become involved on campus. Enter With Passion, Leave With Purpose!
Over 3,000 courses transfer into Western Wyoming Community College
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Founded 1959
Total Faculty 154
Full-Time Undergraduate 1,122
Part-Time Undergraduate 3,058
Application Acceptance Rate 100%
Transfer Students 153
Programs 77 Programs
Courses 1,003 Courses
Transfer Agreements 78 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 3,341 incoming Equivalencies
5,260 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $3,456
Out-of-State Tuition $8,208
Books and Supplies $1,000
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    The goal of the financial aid office staff is to help you fund your college education. We are able to help you do this with the many scholarships, grants and loan programs that we offer.

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
    Western Wyoming Community College will accept credit earned (in semester hours) from other accredited two-year and four-year colleges in the United States.

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Official Transcripts:
    Students must submit official copies of transcripts from each institution attended.
  • Other Requirements:
    Students may be required to submit course descriptions to prove equivalency if the content of any course is not readily apparent or a catalog is not on file with Mustang Central.
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Transfer Credit Policy

  • Minimum Grade:
    Transfer coursework with grades of ‘D’ or better will transfer to Western except for freshman English, U.S. Government, college-level math, lab science and First Year Experience.
  • Credits (Min/Max):
    All coursework completed by the student is listed on the Western transcript, although only 50 credit hours may be applied toward the Western degree or certificate program.

Western Wyoming Community College

2500 College Dr
Rock Springs, Wyoming 82901
United States
Main Phone:
(307) 382-1600
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Transfer Admission Contact:
Kaitlynn Gee
Recruiter, Mustang Central
(307) 382-1647
Transfer Admission Contact:
Jaxon Peacock
Recruiter, Mustang Central
(307) 382-1648
Transfer Services Contact:
Heather Cutts
Student Success Coach, Mustang Central
(307) 382-1677
Last updated on 10/11/2023 by Western Wyoming Community College.