Montana’s higher education officials said they’re not quite sure what to make of the president’s lofty plan announced Friday to make community college free for any American.
CASPER, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming is working to ease the transfer process for students of Wyoming’s seven community colleges.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming community colleges are looking to start a new program that aims to increase the number of students successfully completing college.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's Community College Commission has voted to raise tuition for in-state students by $4 per credit hour.
What happens when 13 colleges and 57 businesses collaborate statewide to meet student and employer needs for job training?
Highlands College in Butte will receive $454,965 of a $25 million Department of Labor grant that will be divvied up among 12 other two-year colleges in Montana.
In the year since Montana’s two-year colleges changed their names, people in Billings have become accustomed to hearing about City College.
CHEYENNE — Facing increasing costs and a possible reduction in state funding, the Wyoming Community College Commission voted Wednesday to raise tuition rates at its seven campuses.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — When a Casper College instructor was killed in front of his class, there wasn't much campus security could have done to stop the attacker. He struck quickly and was armed with a compound bow and knives.
CASPER, Wyo. -- This weekend, students in the Casper College residence halls will be together, watching movies. After Friday's double homicide and suicide tied to a school that doubles as the residents' home, college administrators planned a special weekend for the students “to keep them occ…
CASPER, Wyo. — Seven hopefuls are vying for four seats on the Casper College board of trustees in November’s general election. Candidates said they'll focus on goals from construction plans to forming more community ties if elected to a four-year term.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The second annual Wyoming Summit on Community Colleges is scheduled to be held Tuesday in Casper.
LARAMIE — Miraldo Michel didn't have his bags packed, but that was the next step.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Staff reductions, leaving open positions unfilled, offering fewer sections of courses, less community outreach and reducing some student services are among the ways Wyoming's seven community colleges are contemplating dealing with possible budget cuts of 8 percent for the fis…
CHEYENNE — An 8-percent budget cut would cost Wyoming's seven community colleges about $9.1 million and would mean cutbacks for nursing and veterans tuition waiver programs.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — One of the leaders of the Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee says funding for community colleges could be a tough issue for lawmakers during the upcoming budget session.
UPDATE -- 3:12 P.M.: CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Wyoming community college students who transfer to the University of Wyoming do much better if they first earn an associate's degree at the two-year college.
On Monday morning, University of Montana College of Technology Dean Barry Good submitted his plan for future changes and rebranding at the two-year school.
Two-year colleges aren't a popular option in Montana. Only 25 percent of Montana college students are in two-year institutions, compared with a national average of 46 percent.
Dawson Community College welding instructor Jim LeProwse shows one of three welding simulators that train students. Students also get lots of real welding experience.