Kansas College Overview

For the academic year 2019-2020, seventy-seven colleges are active for serving college programs in Kansas. By school types, there are thirty-four public schools and forty-three private schools. By school levels, thirty-eight 4-years (or high) schools, twenty-seven 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and twelve less than 2 years schools (career, technical or vocational schools) are active based on the IPEDS data.
Of the seventy-seven Kansas schools, Friends University ranked first and Pittsburg State University ranked second (view more at Kansas college rankings). The 2020 average tuition & fees of all Kansas colleges is $12,569 for Kansas residents and $15,454 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 70.00% and the average SAT score is 1,036. The average number of students is 2,767 and the average student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
The below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Kansas colleges. For the statistics, we include only 4-years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges. In addition, for some statistics, we include only eligible colleges, for example, for the graduate tuition & fees over colleges that offer the graduate programs.

2020 Kansas Colleges Comparison Table

The following table lists colleges located in Kansas ordered by college ranking. The ranking is targeting only 4-years universities and colleges. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
Friends University
Wichita, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,120$11,4481,05046.00%1,92648%11 to 1
Pittsburg State University
Pittsburg, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,848$19,3201,05196.00%6,62552%17 to 1
Baker University
Baldwin City, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,670$11,8441,08588.00%2,76964%9 to 1
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$28,034$25,007-93.00%27,69067%17 to 1
Southwestern College
Winfield, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$33,250$12,17499552.00%1,51442%10 to 1
MidAmerica Nazarene University
Olathe, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,872$11,9651,02555.00%1,87543%9 to 1
Newman University
Wichita, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$33,000$8,4841,08867.00%3,37352%11 to 1
University of Saint Mary
Leavenworth, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,800$11,1241,04584.00%1,25452%11 to 1
Emporia State University
Emporia, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$21,215$22,0581,00385.00%5,79650%17 to 1
Wichita State University
Wichita, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,798$15,1121,15092.00%15,77850%19 to 1
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$26,316$24,115-95.00%22,22165%18 to 1
Fort Hays State University
Hays, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,870$11,376-91.00%15,52343%18 to 1
Grantham University
Lenexa, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$8,280$4,800--8,05922%20 to 1
Washburn University
Topeka, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$19,766$19,206--6,57146%12 to 1
Bethany College
Lindsborg, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,580-97568.00%89134%16 to 1
Labette Community College
Parsons, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,288---2,17822%15 to 1
Central Christian College of Kansas
McPherson, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$20,100-1,005-72632%17 to 1
McPherson College
McPherson, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,154$4,2001,05052.00%81941%13 to 1
National American University-Wichita
Wichita, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,000---95-3 to 1
Colby Community College
Colby, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$5,474---1,41242%18 to 1
North Central Kansas Technical College
Beloit, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$7,324---79063%10 to 1
Entourage Institute of Beauty and Esthetics
Lenexa, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,965---111-4 to 1
Donnelly College
Kansas City, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$8,913---36417%11 to 1
Ottawa University-Kansas City
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,698$11,738--493-7 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Overland Park
Overland Park, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,648---18857%15 to 1
Rasmussen College-Kansas
Topeka, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,378$9,745--55416%22 to 1
Fort Scott Community College
Fort Scott, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$3,510---1,86833%22 to 1
Hays Academy of Hair Design
Hays, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,100---6774%10 to 1
Hutchinson Community College
Hutchinson, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,410---5,57442%18 to 1
Wichita Technical Institute
Wichita, KS
Private, 2-4 years
$16,000---77856%22 to 1
Kansas City Kansas Community College
Kansas City, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$6,510---5,88532%13 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Wichita
Wichita, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,750---13678%15 to 1
Barton County Community College
Great Bend, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,544---4,23731%17 to 1
Kansas Wesleyan University
Salina, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,570$5,9401,04261.00%74142%10 to 1
National American University-Overland Park
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,000---254-10 to 1
Bethel College-North Newton
North Newton, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,264-1,03057.00%44444%9 to 1
Manhattan Area Technical College
Manhattan, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$7,440---77743%14 to 1
Cloud County Community College
Concordia, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$3,570---1,83947%11 to 1
Ottawa University-Online
Ottawa, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,496$11,684-97.00%195-3 to 1
Cowley County Community College
Arkansas City, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$5,190---2,66439%18 to 1
Northwest Kansas Technical College
Goodland, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$16,900---82156%12 to 1
WellSpring School of Allied Health-Lawrence
Lawrence, KS
Private, 2-4 years
$16,000---3288%6 to 1
Hays Academy of Hair Design
Salina, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,100---5685%10 to 1
Barclay College
Haviland, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$21,780$7,710-51.00%24349%10 to 1
Salina Area Technical College
Salina, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$8,127---85668%12 to 1
National American University-Wichita West
Wichita, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,000---90-4 to 1
Garden City Community College
Garden City, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$3,930---1,91739%16 to 1
Sterling College
Sterling, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$27,300$14,93598540.00%65153%10 to 1
Hesston College
Hesston, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$28,440---41952%10 to 1
Wichita State University-Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology
Wichita, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$7,506---4,59643%14 to 1
Independence Community College
Independence, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,874---91024%15 to 1
Cleveland University-Kansas City
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,400$11,700-100.00%549-7 to 1
Kansas Christian College
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$8,442---151-11 to 1
Allen County Community College
Iola, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$3,720---2,54039%22 to 1
Old Town Barber College-Wichita
Wichita, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,850---3563%10 to 1
Crave Beauty Academy
Wichita, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,500---36091%6 to 1
Benedictine College
Atchison, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,630$6,5401,18597.00%2,12465%13 to 1
Washburn Institute of Technology
Topeka, KS
Public, Less than 2 years
$8,160--50.00%1,41761%17 to 1
Manhattan Christian College
Manhattan, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,250-1,06544.00%23259%12 to 1
Z Hair Academy
Overland Park, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,500---16767%13 to 1
Butler Community College
El Dorado, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$5,476---8,37426%19 to 1
Coffeyville Community College
Coffeyville, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,608---1,89838%26 to 1
Neosho County Community College
Chanute, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,000---1,96833%12 to 1
Eric Fisher Academy
Wichita, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,600---18365%16 to 1
Dodge City Community College
Dodge City, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,350---1,54833%15 to 1
Ottawa University-Ottawa
Ottawa, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,180$15,99197515.00%75451%12 to 1
Mitsu Sato Hair Academy
Overland Park, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,500---3267%12 to 1
Flint Hills Technical College
Emporia, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$6,712---1,42576%14 to 1
Pratt Community College
Pratt, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,296---1,23440%13 to 1
Bellus Academy
Manhattan, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
$23,203---17163%17 to 1
Seward County Community College
Liberal, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$4,832---1,87044%15 to 1
National American University-Garden City
Garden City, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,000---53-8 to 1
Haskell Indian Nations University
Lawrence, KS
Public, 4 years
four-years
$480-88088.00%73346%21 to 1
Tabor College
Hillsboro, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$41,200$11,6701,04556.00%71343%10 to 1
Highland Community College
Highland, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$3,600---3,10937%21 to 1
Johnson County Community College
Overland Park, KS
Public, 2-4 years
$6,690---18,37326%20 to 1
Saint Paul School of Theology
Leawood, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,465$12,666--92--
Average$15,454$12,5751,03670.00%2,76748%13 to 1