Western Nebraska Community College

Western Nebraska Community College

Scottsbluff, Nebraska


Western Nebraska Community College

Western Nebraska Community College is a public, at least 2 but less than 4 years institution located in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. The campus is situated in a remote town area and is home to 1,722 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How much does it cost to attend Western Nebraska Community College?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Western Nebraska Community College for an academic year is $2,916 (in-state) / $2,940 (out-of-state). Including the cost of living of $11,682 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $2,916 (in-state) / $2,940 (out-of-state) to $14,598 (in-state) / $14,622 (out-of-state) for an academic year. 97% of undergraduate students at Western Nebraska Community College receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $6,083.

What degrees are offered at Western Nebraska Community College?

The degrees offered at Western Nebraska Community College include "less than one year certificate", "one but less than two years certificate", "associate's degree" and "two but less than 4 years certificate".

What are the popular majors at Western Nebraska Community College?

The most popular programs/majors at Western Nebraska Community College include "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities", "Health/Medical Preparatory Programs"" and "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin".

What is the graduation rate at Western Nebraska Community College?

The graduation rate at Western Nebraska Community College is 30%.

What is the debt of graduating Western Nebraska Community College students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Western Nebraska Community College students is $5,500 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $33,800.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, associate's and certificates

Student-to-faculty Ratio

13

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

Two but less than 4 years certificate

City

Scottsbluff

College Type

Public

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Remote Town

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$5,947

General

Address

1601 East 27th Street
Scottsbluff, Nebraska 69361-1899

College Website

www.wncc.edu/

Phone

(308) 635-3606

Financial Aid Website

www.wncc.edu/admissions-aid/

Admissions

This college has open admission policy


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Costs to Attend

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Western Nebraska Community College for an academic year can be broken down into $2,496 for tuition, $420 for fees, $1,500 for books and supplies, $6,912 for room and board and $3,270 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$2,916
In-state tuition$2,496
In-state fees$420
Books and supplies$1,500
Room and board$6,912
Other expenses$3,270

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Western Nebraska Community College for an academic year can be broken down into $2,520 for tuition, $420 for fees, $1,500 for books and supplies, $6,912 for room and board and $3,270 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$2,940
Out-of-state tuition$2,520
Out-of-state fees$420
Books and supplies$1,500
Room and board$6,912
Other expenses$3,270
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Students

Western Nebraska Community College has 1,722 undergradute students. 36% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 64% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

1,722

Enrollment by gender

36%

36% men

64%

64% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Western Nebraska Community College is 30%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 32% compared to 28% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Western Nebraska Community College is 56%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

30%

Graduation Rate by Gender

32%

32% men

28%

28% women

Retention Rate

56%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Nebraska Community College is $33,800 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $16,600 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $44,700.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$33,800

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$16,600 - $44,700

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

56%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Nebraska Community College is 83% compared to 17% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

83%

83% percent_working

17%

17% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Western Nebraska Community College include "Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities" with 38 graduates followed by "Health/Medical Preparatory Programs" with 25 graduates, "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 25 graduates, "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 23 graduates and "Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions" with 17 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities38
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs25
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin25
Business Administration, Management and Operations23
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions17

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving associates degree.

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