Western Nebraska Community College (WNCC) is located in Scottsbluff, with centers in Alliance and Sidney.
- Serves almost 1,700 students.
- Provides distance learning degree programs and web-based delivery to off-site learners.
Located 100 miles north of Scottsbluff, Chadron State College provides bachelors, masters, and PhD level degree programs through both on-campus offerings in Chadron and distance learning programs in Scottsbluff. Distance learning courses are offered by interactive television, correspondence, and online.