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Rating

Public

Type

13,926

Students

$16,740

Tuition

96%

Acceptance

#216

Ranking

Remote Town

Campus Setting

Laramie, WY

Corner of Ninth and Ivinson, Laramie, WY 82071

University of Wyoming is a large public university located in Laramie, WY ranked 1stin Wyoming. It has a total of 11,076 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 95.96% of applicants. University of Wyoming offers 211 different majors and is best known for its systems science and theory, physiology, and petroleum engineering programs (nationally ranked 8th, 10th, and 11th respectively). With a tuition cost of $4,170 for in-state students and $16,740 for those from out-of-state, University of Wyoming is moderately priced. 50.74% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $47,300 per year, which is 14% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$18,151/Year
Above Average

University of Wyoming

$18,151

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$32,828/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$24,901/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

96%Acceptance
Not Very Selective

University of Wyoming

96%

National

69%
Sat

1060 - 1280

37% of students submit

Admissions Yield

34%

ACT

21 - 27

74% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$40

Students

11,076Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,844

Part-Time

10
Male

49%

In-state

83%

Female

51%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

16%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
5% Psychology, General4% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4% Elementary Education and Teaching87% Others

5% Psychology, General

4% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

4% Elementary Education and Teaching

87% Others

Psychology, General

5%

136 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

4%

133 Graduates

Elementary Education and Teaching

4%

108 Graduates

Petroleum Engineering

3%

104 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

3%

89 Graduates

Management Science

3%

89 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

3%

88 Graduates

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

3%

85 Graduates

Academics

A
Professors
StudentsProfessors15:115:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

15

Number of Library Books

1,464,766

Academic Spend per Student

$16,241

Full-time Retention Rate

78%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$38,700/Year

University of Wyoming

$38,700

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$38,700

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$47,300

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

50%