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Western Wyoming Community College

Rock Springs, WY 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate48%
Acceptance Rate48%

Western Academics

Western Wyoming Community College requires at least 120 to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Western, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Western accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Western has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Western offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted Unknown
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Western may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Do I Have To Take At Western?

Western has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Western directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Western

When choosing a major, Western students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Western.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Double Majoring at Western

Western offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About Western Wyoming Community College

Does Western Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Western does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Western Offer Online Classes?

✅ Western has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Western Give AP Credit?

✅ Western offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Western Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Western, check with the school directly.

Does Western Require Internships?

🟨 Western does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.

Additional Information About Western Wyoming Community College

Western Wyoming Community College Library

The main library on campus is the Hay Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Western

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Western does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Western have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Western does not have any ROTC programs.

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