University of Wyoming: Review & Facts

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University of Wyoming is a large four-year, public school with 12,905 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1886 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Laramie, Wyoming.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
123
At University of Wyoming you can earn your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of Wyoming follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 123 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Engineering, Nursing, Psychology, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
76%
University of Wyoming student retention rate is fair at 76% (well above Wyoming average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Wyoming is below average - 55%. Approximately 19% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Wyoming is pretty decent, 14:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,000
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - around $9,900 a year. The additional fees at University of Wyoming (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,100; which totals $11,000 annually.

Read the details about University of Wyoming additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
96%
As reported in recent government data, 3,883 applications were submitted and 3,728 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Wyoming in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,900
University of Wyoming provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Wyoming, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
University of Wyoming offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: around $3,900 per academic year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Wyoming. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of Wyoming appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Wyoming Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Wyoming, Corner of Ninth and Ivinson, Laramie, Wyoming 82071, USA
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