Fast Facts

 

WNCC Fast Facts

 

1926 – Year the College was founded

Scottsbluff Junior College 1926

 

 

 

 

3 – Campuses

Alliance CampusAlliance Campus Scottsbluff CampusScottsbluff Campus Sidney CampusSidney Campus

Serving – 9300 residents in 12 1/2 Counties over 17,000 square miles

Programs of Study - 80

Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates Offered - 117

Unique Classes Offered - 948

Students

  • 864 - Full-Time
  • 111 Part-Time

93.8% - Percentage of students employed in their career over the last 5 years

For Every $1 Spent:

  • $5.10- Gained in lifetime income
  • $21.50 - Gained in added state income and social savings
  • $1.80 - Gained in added taxes and public sector savings for taxpayers

Financial Aid

  • $4980 - Average amount received per student by students who applies
  • 111 - Number of scholarships and performance grants available
  • $6,937,076 - Total amount awarded in 2013-14 academic year

438 - Number of high school students taking concurrent courses with WNCC (2014-15)

27 - Training locations through the panhandle of Nebraska

3.18 - Average GPA of WNCC transfer students at 4-year institutions

319 - Faculty and Staff

30% - Faculty with a PhD or highest degree in his or her field

15:1 - Student to Faculty Ratio

$6,937,076 – Total financial aid awarded to students in 2013-2014 school year

70+ - Academic advisors at WNCC provide students with personalized program of study planning

20 - Certified and peer advisors at no additional cost

Best for Vets - Ranked #1 Two-Year College in 2011 by Military Times EDGE, named Military Friendly (R) School 5 years running

Foundation - For every $1 spent by college, our community gains $21.50 in state income and social savings

  • 610 - Number of donors helping students achieve success in 2014
  • $380,638 - Provided to 317 students through Foundation last year