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Casper College

Casper, Wyoming

Casper College is one of the largest and most comprehensive community colleges in the region. Students from Wyoming, the United States and beyond attend Casper College. Our students transfer or join the work force having received a quality education.

 

Casper College has more than 140 academic transfer and technical and career programs.

 

Located in Casper, Wyoming, the campus consists of 28 buildings on more than 200 acres. The grounds are distinctive, with terraces that surround the modern buildings. Casper provides students with a big city feel without the big city hassles.

 


Last Updated: 2021-03-09


Passport Block


The Passport Block listed here is for general information only.
Students must see the institution's website for access to its official block.

Casper College's Passport Block was developed in tandem with our updated General Education curriculum. Using ideas and outcomes from various sources that were refined and approved by Casper College faculty, the Passport Block reflects Casper College's commitment to education that transforms, is transferable, and is lasting.

Approval of a course is predicated on Faculty submitting a proposal that addresses why a course belongs in any given category and how said course contributes to learning in this specific area. Faculty list course outcomes and how assessment of student learning is accomplished. This document is then provided to the curriculum committee which oversees the preliminary approval of or feedback for a course, and then said course progresses through the approval process.

Students must complete courses with a C or better. Students must complete one course from the following list. 

OC
Courses in OC
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
COMM 1040 Intro to Human Communication
COMM 2010 Public Speaking

Students must complete courses with a C or better. Students must complete one course from the following list. 

WC
Courses in WC
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
ENGL 1010 English Composition I

Students must complete courses with a C or better. Students must complete one course from the following list. 

QR
Courses in QR
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
MATH 1000 Problem Solving
MATH 1105 Data, Probability and Algebra for Elementary School Teachers
MATH 1400 College Algebra
MATH 1405 Trigonometry
MATH 1450 Algebra and Trigonometry
MATH 2200 Calculus I
MATH 2350 Business Calculus I
STAT 2050 Fundamentals of Statistics
STAT 2070 Intro Statistics for the Social Sciences

Students must complete courses with a C or better. Students pursuing an Associate of Science program must complete courses from two independent fields: Physical Science (PS) and Life Science (LS). One course must include a laboratory experience. Students pursuing an Associate of Arts program must complete one course that covers both physical and life science and includes a laboratory experience.

PN Life and Physical Science
Courses in PN Life and Physical Science
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
AECL 1000/L Agroecology
GEOL 1200 Historical Geology

PN Life Science
Courses in PN Life Science
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
BIOL 1000/L Intro to Biology I
BIOL 1010/L General Biology I

PN Physical Sciences
Courses in PN Physical Sciences
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
ASTR 1050/L Survey of Astronomy
CHEM 1000/L Intro to Chemistry
CHEM 1025 Chemistry I
GEOG 1010/L Intro to Physical Geography
GEOL 1100/L Physical Geology
PHYS 1050/L Concepts of Physics

Students must complete courses with a C or better. Students must complete one course from the following list. 

HC
Courses in HC
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
ANTH 1200 Intro to Cultural Anthropology
ART 1010 Intro to Art
ENGL 2205 Intro to Literature
GEOG 1000 World Regional Geography
MUSC 2025 World Music
PHIL 1000 Introduction to Philosophy
RELI 1000 Introduction to Religion

Casper College has included its critical thinking content and learning outcomes in the following general education courses that simultaneously address the learning outcomes in other Passport areas. Students who complete one or more of the courses below with a C or better satisfy the learning outcomes for critical thinking as well as those in the other area in which the selected course is listed.

 

CT
Courses in CT
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
AECL 1000 Agroecology
ASTR 1050 Survey of Astronomy
BIOL 1000 Introduction to Biology
CHEM 1000 Introduction to Chemistry
CHEM 1025 Chemistry I
COMM 1040 Intro to Human Communication
COMM 2210 Public Speaking
ENGL 1010 English Composition I
GEOG 1010 Intro to Physical Geography
GEOL 1100 Physical Geology
GEOL 1200 Historical Geology
MATH 1000 Problem Solving
MATH 1400 College Algebra
MATH 1405 Trigonometry
MATH 1450 Algebra and Trigonometry
MATH 2200 Calculus I
PHYS 1050 Concepts of Physics

 Students must complete courses with a C or better. Students must complete one course from the following list. 

CE
Courses in CE
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
ART 1005 Drawing I
ART 1150 Film Photography I
MUSC 1000 Introduction to Music
MUSC 1010 Music Fundamentals
SPAN 1010 First Year Spanish
THEA 1010 Fundamentals of Theatre Arts


TEAMWORK AND VALUE SYSTEMS

Casper College has included its teamwork and value systems content and learning outcomes in the following general education courses that simultaneously address the learning outcomes in other Passport areas. Students who complete one or more of the courses below with a C or better satisfy the learning outcomes for teamwork and value systems as well as those in the other area in which the selected course is listed.

TWVS
Courses in TWVS
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
AECL 1000L Lab
ASTR 1050L Lab
BIOL 1000L Lab
BIOL 1010L Lab
CHEM 1000L Lab
CHEM 1028L Lab
GEOG 1010L Lab
GEOL 1100L Lab
PHYS 1050L Lab

Students must complete courses with a C or better. Students must complete one course from the following list. 

HSI
Courses in HSI
RequiredOnline Option Available Course Prefix Course Number Course Title
ECON 1010 Macroeconomics
HIST 1211 United States to 1865
HIST 1221 United States From 1865
POLS 1000 American and Wyoming Government
PSYC 1000 General Psychology
SOC 1000 Sociological Principles


Program Highlights


Associate of Applied Science in Cyber Security

Associate of Applied Science in Manufacturing and Automation Technology

Associate of Science in Medical Laboratory Technician and Phlebotomy Technician

Certificate in Community Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Associate of Arts in Musical Theatre Performance


Contact Info

Institutional Liaison: Michael Brooks
Student Contact: Rebecca Sowers




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