3,567
Students
Financial aid thermometer
2,460
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
81
81%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Western Nevada College is a 2-year institution located in Carson City, NV, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2201 West College Parkway
Carson City, NV  89703
United States
Contact Admissions and Records
Email: wncc_aro@wncc.edu
Phone: 775-445-2377
Fax: 775-445-3147

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Precision Production Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

804
Applied
652
Accepted
3,567
Enrolled
81%
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Female Admissions

Not Reported
Females Applied
344
Females Accepted
0%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

Not Reported
Males Applied
308
Males Accepted
Acceptance Rate

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,308
In-state
10,220
Out-of-state
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan Yes
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

2,460
Avg. Financial Aid Package
2,091
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,302
Avg. Loan Aid
2,681
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
86% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
6%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,567
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 21.81%
Black or African American 2.07%
White or Caucasian 64%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.88%
Asian 2.02%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.76%
Two or more races 3%
Other 4.21%

Gender

Male (44.55%)
Female (55.45%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Commencement Ceremony, Fall Welcome Back BBQ and Scholarship Reception

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Associated Students of Western Nevada, Soccer Club, Veterans Club, National Student Nurses Association and American Sign Language Club

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Soccer Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Soccer Checkmark No No

Faculty

241
Total Faculty
18:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 52
Part-time - 189
Male - 127
Female - 114