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Alumni Spotlight - Dr. Scott Acton

November 14, 2022

Dr. Scott Acton graduated from Riverton High School in 1979 and attended CWC during the 1979-1980 academic year, majoring in Physics. Scott transferred to the University of Wyoming for a semester, and then to Abilene Christian University, returning at one point to pick up a third semester at CWC because of affordability.

Rebecca Chavez Named New Library Director at CWC

November 9, 2022

Rebecca Chavez was recently named the new Library Director for Central Wyoming College, stepping up from a librarian position at CWC.

SPET Passes! $10 million in Specific Purpose Excise Tax Towards Jackson Campus

November 9, 2022

With unofficial results coming in for SPET, employees with Central Wyoming College erupted in cheers Tuesday evening at The Wort upon learning that the school earned $10 million in specific purpose excise tax money to finish funding a 21,000-square-foot building on its own Jackson campus.

Central Wyoming College presents “A Christmas Story, The Musical”

November 4, 2022

Central Wyoming College presents “A Christmas Story, The Musical,” on the Robert A Peck Arts Center’s Main Stage, Thursday, Dec. 1, Friday, Dec. 2 and Saturday, Dec. 3, 7 p.m. A Sunday, Dec. 4, 2 p.m. matinee will close out the show.

Give Thanks, Eat Local

November 4, 2022

Do you gather friends and family to give thanks? County 10 is a good place, because of our community. A way to connect and show our appreciation is over good food.

CWC’s Nursing Program is #1 among all colleges in Wyoming

October 25, 2022

It’s official: Central Wyoming College’s (CWC) nursing program is the best in the state.

CWC RN program named best in state by

October 25, 2022

Website, a nursing advocacy organization that aims to enable “future and current nurses with the education and employment resources they need to succeed,” recently named Central Wyoming College (CWC) RN program as best in the state.

CWC course schedules for spring are now available

October 24, 2022

Central Wyoming College’s spring course schedule is now available for interested students and early registration for the Spring Semester begins on November 1st.

CWC educates locals for Jackson

October 19, 2022

Central Wyoming College has been serving Teton County’s people for more than 45 years and providing the platform for goals and dreams to become a reality. We provide locals with the opportunity to pursue higher education while developing skills that will allow them to transition into meaningful careers.

SPET: $10M for Central Wyoming College's Jackson Campus

October 12, 2022

Central Wyoming College is requesting $10 million in specific purpose excise tax money to finish funding a 21,000-square-foot building on its own Jackson campus.