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Wyoming Community College Commission

Wyoming moves slowly toward performance-based funding for community colleges

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming took a big step this legislative session toward funding community colleges based on student outcomes rather than enrollment.

April 08, 2014 8:00 amLoading…

Wyoming community colleges look to improve graduation rates

CHEYENNE — Wyoming community colleges are looking to start a new program that aims to increase the number of students successfully completing college.

December 16, 2013 8:19 pm

Community college tuition hike set

CHEYENNE — Tuition is set to increase next fall for Wyoming community college students.

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Wyoming Community College Commission director calls for remedial course changes

CHEYENNE -- The director of the Wyoming Community College Commission says the state should require remedial courses for affected students while still in high school rather than waiting until they enter college.

September 07, 2013 8:30 amLoading…

Wyoming community college building wish list released

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Two building proposals at Laramie County Community College top the list of 10 capital construction projects recommended by the Wyoming Community College Commission.

August 06, 2013 4:16 pmLoading…
Interim Wyoming education head notes stability, accountability as top priorities

Interim Wyoming education head notes stability, accountability as top priorities

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The newly appointed interim director of the state Department of Education has a lot of homework to do.

February 02, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…

Central Wyoming College trustees back 5% tuition hike

RIVERTON — The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees says it favors a 5 percent tuition increase for community college students next year.

December 15, 2012 4:38 pmLoading…

AG sides with college on Wyoming construction funding

RIVERTON, Wyo.- Wyoming Attorney General Greg Phillips has sided with Central Wyoming College in Riverton in a disagreement over how to pay for a new health and science education building.

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Wyoming community colleges could see $9M cut

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.

May 30, 2012 2:54 pmLoading…
Coordinated response

Coordinated response

CASPER, Wyo. — State officials say there needs to be a greater effort to simplify funding and governance of Wyoming's community colleges.

March 28, 2012 5:46 pmLoading…

Wyoming community college panel looks at increasing tuition

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Community College Commission is considering a $4 per credit hour tuition increase for resident students.

December 06, 2011 6:19 amLoading…

Wyoming higher education officials mull budget cuts

CHEYENNE — Administrators at the Wyoming Community College Commission and the University of Wyoming are drawing plans for different budget cut scenarios.

November 26, 2011 5:15 pmLoading…

Inaction stalls college construction projects

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The state's top elected officials Wednesday refused to move forward with a request from the Wyoming Community College Commission for nearly $9 million to finance 14 new construction projects.

October 19, 2011 11:30 pmLoading…

College commission approves construction projects

CASPER, Wyo. — Fourteen community college capital construction projects will move forward for consideration by the state lawmakers.

August 19, 2011 11:45 pmLoading…

Northwest College submits proposal for new building to state

POWELL, Wyo. —Northwest College in Powell will ask the Wyoming Community College Commission to consider a proposal for a new $14 million classroom and laboratory facility.

June 26, 2011 10:41 amLoading…

Wyoming colleges consider tuition increase

Laki Duracoski admits that he's somewhat of an overachiever.

December 07, 2010 12:15 amLoading…

Group wants uniform college system

CASPER — All high school students in Wyoming should have the opportunity to take rich, rewarding college courses at no cost to them, whether they live in Casper or Meeteetse, a group of educators agreed Wednesday afternoon.

October 07, 2010 12:00 amLoading…

Tuition frozen, fees raised at Central Wyoming College

RIVERTON, Wyo. - Tuition at Central Wyoming College will remain the same for the 2010-2011 school year, but fees for housing and food services will be higher.

February 04, 2010 6:30 amLoading…

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