Central Wyoming College
Riverton, WY 82501
Located in Riverton, Wyoming, Central Wyoming College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
Central Wyoming College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Central Wyoming College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,136 and fees $720. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,408 and $720 respectively.
|Campus LocaleTown: Remote|
|Student to Faculty Ratio16:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Central Wyoming College Nursing Program leads to an associate of applied science degree in nursing. The program is approved by the Wyoming State Board of Nursing and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.
The 76 credit program requires students to complete all degree courses with a ‘C’ grade or higher.
The curriculum incorporates clinical simulations in alongside regular in classroom and clinical instruction. The laboratory can also be used for continued education and refresher courses legally mandated for healthcare professionals.
- Applicants must meet the general requirements for admission to CWC
- Application to the Nursing program is handled separately
- General Education and other support courses need to be taken prior to admission in the program
- TEAS V Test is required
- Applicants that require equivalents for previous college level coursework to transfer credit can have the official records sent to the college before the application deadline
The application deadline for the program is the 1st of March for enrollment in the fall semester. The program is highly competitive with just 32 students accepted to enter the program at the main Riverton Campus and 8 selected for distant site in Jackson Hole.
The Nursing Admission Committee will notify applicants of its decision approximately six weeks after the application deadline.
LPN to ADN
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||27|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Central Wyoming College
107.03 miles away
Western Wyoming Community College
107.65 miles away
120.58 miles away
140.66 miles away
Eastern Idaho Technical College
181.48 miles away
Bridgerland Applied Technology College
195.38 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1976 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1989 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$4,231Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$2,799|
|30k to 48k$3,260|
|48k to 75k$3,614|
|75k to 110k$8,113|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Wyoming state board of nursing