Wyoming contains fourteen schools that offer distance education programs. Regis University, the highest-ranking distance education school in WY, has a total student population of 10,874 and is the 279th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 distance education schools in Wyoming, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Regis University comes out as the most expensive ($25,497/yr), with Oglala Lakota College as the lowest recorded at only $4,871/yr.
Distance Education students from Wyoming schools who go on to become distance educators, teachers, online educators, online teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Wyoming alone, there are 130 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $63,020. Education teachers in this state earn $62,280/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the distance education schools in Wyoming, the average student population is 3,094 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from distance education, there are 791 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,589 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,319, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.