dcsimg

Kansas Colleges and Universities

 

Colleges and Universities in Kansas

Continuing your education at one of the more than 30 colleges and universities in Kansas could prove to be an advantage on your resume but also a boost to your wallet. After all, tuition and fees at the state's universities come in as much as 18 percent less than the regional average, according to a study by the Kansas Board of Regents. Plus, with a cost of living of almost 8.5 percent less than the national average, you'll want to stay here long after graduation. In fact, Kansas ranked No. 3 in Southern Business and Development magazine's 2010 "Top Deals and Hot Markets," which examines business recruitment and retention projects that create and/or retain jobs and capital investments.

Subject

After the diploma: Launching your career in Kansas

With strong fields in the areas of advanced manufacturing, bioscience, distribution and transportation, professional services, and renewable energy, building a career in Kansas couldn't come at a better time. Top-tier companies in these fields holding court in Kansas include Cessna, General Motors, J.P. Morgan and Cerner Healthcare. Per the May 2010 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, mean annual wages for employees in these fields were:

  1. Aerospace engineers: $90,420
  2. Air-traffic controllers: $114,460
  3. Animal scientists: $65,390
  4. Financial analysts: $79,970
  5. Tool and die makers: $49,920

With a trifecta of quality education, quality of life and quality career opportunities, there really is no place like a home in Kansas.

See also: Kansas Vocational Schools and Career Training

Directory of Kansas Colleges & Universities

Campus & Online Schools Accepting Students from Kansas

Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Searching Searching ...

            Matching School Ads
            2 Program(s) Found
            • Ranked among the Best National Universities in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
            • Ranked 8th among the Best Online Graduate Education Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
            • A private, co-ed college founded in 1821 and located in downtown Washington, D.C.
            • Its student-faculty ratio is 13:1, and 55.1% of classes have fewer than 20 students.
            • Has distinguished alumni including Senator Harry Reid, former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell, and actress Courtney Cox.
            Show more [+]
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Accelerated Programs
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            5 Program(s) Found
            ITT Technical Institute , Online (campus option available)
            • Students who qualify may apply for the Opportunity Scholarship, which can help lower education costs.
            • Offers career-focused, degree programs to over 70,000 students at over 140 ITT Technical Institutes in 35 states.
            • Classes are offered year-round, with day and evening course options.
            • Online courses can be accessed from anywhere, 24 hours a day.
            • Nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            1 Program(s) Found
            • Take classes from award-winning faculty online or from one of our three campuses
            • Scholarships are available to qualifying students, including the Presidential Scholarship, Dean’s Scholarship, Hamel Scholarship, and many more
            • Choose from 200+ undergraduate and graduate degree programs to pursue
            • Online graduate programs include: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Educational Studies (MEd), and Master of Social Work (MSW)
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            5 Program(s) Found
            • Provides students the opportunity to train at home in their spare time to get their high school diploma, train for a new career, or enhance current skills.
            • Offers programs in psychology/social work, business management, medical billing, criminal justice, and more.
            • Member of the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA), the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE), and the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE).
            • Features a fully flexible schedule with no classes to attend, leaving the study pace up to the student.
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            5 Program(s) Found
            • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level.
            • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
            • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
            • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
            • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            5 Program(s) Found
            • Ranked among top Regional Universities in the South by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
            • Ranked 37th among the Best Colleges for Veterans by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
            • Stands as the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation with 100,000+ students.
            • Offers over 230 programs online, from the certificate to the doctoral level.
            • Has a student-faculty ratio of 25:1, and 42.3% of its classes have fewer than 20 students.
            Show more [+]
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            5 Program(s) Found
            • Alumni may return for free refresher courses on previously completed classes.
            • Campuses located in Los Angeles, Sacramento, and Toronto, Canada, with the online headquarters based in Tempe, Arizona.
            • Offers programs in court reporting, personal training, health information technology, and more.
            • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
            • Established in 1940 as Bryan Stenotype School.
            Show more [+]

            Other Colleges & Universities in Kansas

            Allen County Community College
            Iola, Burlingame, Kansas www.allencc.edu
            Baker University College of Arts and Sciences
            Baldwin City, Kansas www.bakeru.edu
            Barclay College
            Haviland, Kansas www.barclaycollege.edu
            Barton County Community College
            Great Bend, Kansas www.bartonccc.edu
            Benedictine College
            Atchison, Kansas www.benedictine.edu
            Bethany College
            Lindsborg, Kansas www.bethanylb.edu
            Bethel College
            North Newton, Kansas www.bethelks.edu
            Butler County Community College
            El Dorado, Kansas www.butlercc.edu
            Central Christian College of Kansas
            McPherson, Kansas www.centralchristian.edu
            Cloud County Community College
            Concordia, Kansas www.cloud.edu
            Coffeyville Community College - Main Campus
            Coffeyville, Kansas www.coffeyville.edu
            Coffeyville Community College - Technical Campus
            Coffeyville, Columbus, Kansas www.coffeyville.edu
            Colby Community College
            Colby, Kansas www.colbycc.edu
            Cowley County Community College
            Arkansas City, Mulvane, Wellington, Wichita, Winfield, Kansas www.cowley.edu
            Dodge City Community College
            Dodge City, Kansas www.dc3.edu
            Donnelly College
            Kansas City, KS www.donnelly.edu
            Emporia State University
            Emporia, Kansas www.emporia.edu
            Flint Hills Technical College
            Emporia, Kansas www.fhtc.edu
            Fort Hays State University
            Hays, Kansas www.fhsu.edu
            Fort Scott Community College
            Fort Scott, Kansas www.fortscott.edu
            Friends University
            Wichita, Lenexa, Topeka, Kansas; also satellite locations. Business management, accounting, health care, business law, family therapy, more. www.friends.edu
            Garden City Community College
            Garden City, Kansas www.gcccks.edu
            Haskell Indian Nations University
            Lawrence, Kansas www.haskell.edu
            Hesston College
            Hesston, Kansas www.hesston.edu
            Highland Community College
            Highland, Kansas www.highlandcc.edu
            Hutchinson Community College
            Hutchinson, Kansas www.hutchcc.edu
            Independence Community College
            Independence, Kansas www.indycc.edu
            Johnson County Community College
            Overland Park, Kansas www.jccc.edu
            Kansas City Kansas Community College
            Kansas City, KS www.kckcc.edu
            Kansas City Kansas Community College Technical Education Center
            Kansas City, Kansas www.kckats.com
            Kansas State University
            Manhattan, Kansas www.k-state.edu
            Kansas Wesleyan University
            Salina, Kansas www.kwu.edu
            Kaw Area Technical School
            Topeka, Kansas www.kats.tec.ks.us
            Labette Community College
            Parsons, Kansas www.labette.edu
            Manhattan Area Technical College
            Manhattan, Kansas www.matc.net
            Manhattan Christian College
            Manhattan, Kansas www.mccks.edu
            McPherson College
            McPherson, Kansas www.mcpherson.edu
            MidAmerica Nazarene University
            Olathe, Kansas www.mnu.edu
            National American University - Overland Park
            Overland Park, Kansas www.national.edu
            Neosho County Community College
            Chanute, Kansas www.neosho.edu
            Newman University
            Wichita, Kansas www.newmanu.edu
            North Central Kansas Technical College
            Beloit, Kansas www.ncktc.edu
            Northeast Kansas Technical Center of Highland Community College
            Atchison, Kansas www.nektc.net
            Northwest Kansas Technical College
            Goodland, Kansas www.nwktc.edu
            Ottawa University
            Ottawa, also Jeffersonville, Kansas City, Arizona, Milwaukee, International www.ottawa.edu
            Pittsburg State University
            Pittsburg, Kansas www.pittstate.edu
            Pratt Community College
            Pratt, Kansas www.prattcc.edu
            Salina Area Technical College
            Salina, Kansas www.salinatech.com
            Seward County Community College
            Liberal, Kansas www.sccc.edu
            Southwestern College
            Winfield, Kansas www.sckans.edu
            Sterling College
            Sterling, Kansas www.sterling.edu
            Tabor College
            Hillsboro, Kansas www.tabor.edu
            University of Kansas
            Lawrence, KS www.ku.edu
            University of Saint Mary
            Leavenworth, Overland Park, Kansas City, Kansas www.stmary.edu
            Washburn University
            Topeka, Kansas www.washburn.edu
            Wichita Area Technical College
            Wichita, Kansas www.watc.edu
            Wichita State University
            Wichita, Kansas www.wichita.edu
            University of Kansas Medical Center
            Kansas City, KS