Laramie County Community College

Laramie County Community College

Laramie County Community College, LCCC, is located in Laramie County, Wyoming. It was established in 1968 and is situated on a 271 acre campus in Cheyenne, which is its main campus. It also has campuses at Laramie and Pine Bluffs. Programs are offered at the certificate and associate's degree levels in business, technology, health services, and humanities among others. The divisions of the college are as follows:

  • Arts and Humanities Division
  • Business and Technology Division
  • Education, Natural and Social Sciences Division
  • Health Sciences and Wellness Division

LCCC is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association. LCCC participates in basketball, volleyball and soccer in Region IX. The athletics teams are nicknamed the Golden Eagles. LCCC is also a member of the International Horse Show Association and the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. For students who need financial aid, options like scholarships, loans, grants, and work-study plans are available. Eligible students may also be awarded scholarships like the Golden Eagle, Hathway, or LCCC scholarships.

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Laramie County Community College
1400 E College Dr
Cheyenne , WY 82007-3299

Laramie County Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine171EMT paramedic, registered nursing
Liberal Arts81Spanish language, English, humanities, interdisciplinary studies, social services, anthropology, economics, political science, sociology, ...
Education and Teaching50education, early childhood education, physical education teaching
Computer Science and Engineering47computer and info science, information technology, computer programming, computer product certification, systems analyst, computer science, web design, database administration, webmastering, ...
Medical Support and Technology44dental hygienist, surgical tech, sonography and ultrasound tech, radiographer, pre-pharmacy
Business and Management43business, business management, accounting, call center operation, entrepreneurship, management science
Science20biology, biological and physical sciences, chemistry
Mechanics and Repair15autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics
Engineering Technician13civil engineering tech, computer hardware tech, drafting
Security and Law Enforcement12corrections, criminal justice and administration
Therapy and Counseling11psychology
Media11communication studies, mass communication, digital communications
Animal Science and Care10equestrian studies
Law8pre-law, legal assistant
Agricultural Science and Management5agriculture, agricultural operations, agricultural technology, agricultural production
Construction Trades5construction
Family and Social Work4human services, public administration
Medicine3pre-dentistry, pre-med, medical preparatory
Art Studies2visual and performing arts, art studies
Office and Administration1business support services
Religion and Philosophy1religion
Conservation and Resource Management1wildlife management
Drama and Performing Arts0drama

Number of programs and degrees for Laramie County Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree44967
Award of less than 1 academic year142
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years10918

Laramie County Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Laramie County Community College had a total enrollment of 4,763 students (3,672 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 84%
Black 2%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 2%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 3%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 9%
18-19 26%
20-21 15%
22-24 13%
25-29 12%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 5%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

South Dakota1%
Puerto Rico1%

Laramie County Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 52 %
Part-Time 26 %

Laramie County Community College Room and Board (2007)

Laramie County Community College offers campus housing for 188 of its 3,672 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Cheyenne, Wyoming for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Wyoming Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Laramie County Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,208
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,328
Room and board $ 5,920
Room charge $ 4,044
Board (meal plan) charge $ 1,964
Books and supplies $ 1,025
Other expenses $ 1,662

Financial Aid:
Laramie County Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 925900)

Laramie County Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track4153

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year4$73,6648$64,165
All faculty totalcalendar year4$73,6648$64,165

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year37$61,22145$59,854
All faculty totalacademic year37$61,22145$59,854

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Laramie County Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports355186

Laramie County Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Agricultural Business Technology
Agricultural Production Operations, General
Agriculture, General

Animal Science And Care
Equestrian/Equine Studies

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Management Science, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Vendor/Product Certification
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Science
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Information Technology
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Conservation And Resource Management
Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, General

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Hardware Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General
Public Administration

Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Pre-Law Studies

Liberal Arts
Economics, General
English Language and Literature, General
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Social Sciences, General
Spanish Language and Literature

Mathematics, General

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Mass Communication/Media Studies

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
Pre-Pharmacy Studies
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
Pre-Dentistry Studies
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies

Music, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other

Religion And Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies

Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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What Sets Laramie County Community College Apart:

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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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% of degrees in education and teaching
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% of degrees in computer science and engineering
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% of degrees in mathematics
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Top 18%Laramie County Community College % of degrees in mathematics
% of degrees in animal science and care
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Salaries of full-time faculty
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checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Has ROTC (air force)
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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