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Colleges in Kansas

There are 55 colleges in Kansas, 32 public and 22 private, offering a wide range of programs and majors. Kansas has both small schools (defined as less than 2000 students) and "very large" ones (10,000 or more students) and everything in between, including community colleges, in urban and rural environments.


The University of Kansas is the largest in the state. Its flagship campus is located in Lawrence with satellite campuses in Wichita, Overland Park, Salina, and Kansas City. U.S. News & World Report ranked it 101 on the 2012 list of the nation's best public universities. University of Kansas also ranks very highly for study abroad involvement as nearly 1/3 of students participate.


Kansas State University is the oldest public university in the state and calls Manhattan home. It has 65 academic departments and a long-standing history of agriculture, showcased by the Kansas State University Gardens, an on-campus horticulture display garden that serves as a living, breathing educational and learning resource.


Wichita State University, located in Wichita, is renowned for its aerospace engineering department, the sixth oldest in the nation.


Other Kansas colleges include Emporia State University in Emporia, Fort Hays State University in Hays, Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg (KS), and many more.


Cappex has tons of resources for students considering a college in Kansas, including plenty of ways to help you find and apply for scholarships. Begin by browsing the complete list of colleges and universities below.


Colleges in Kansas

School Scholarships Available
Allen County Community College No scholarships
Baker University 12 scholarships
Barclay College 2 scholarships
Barton County Community College No scholarships
Benedictine College 7 scholarships
Bethany College - Kansas 3 scholarships
Bethel College-North Newton 10 scholarships
Butler Community College No scholarships
Central Baptist Theological Seminary 3 scholarships
Central Christian College of Kansas 10 scholarships
Cleveland Chiropractic College No scholarships
Cloud County Community College No scholarships
Coffeyville Community College 4 scholarships
Colby Community College 5 scholarships
Cowley County Community College No scholarships
Dodge City Community College No scholarships
Donnelly College No scholarships
Emporia State University 7 scholarships
Flint Hills Technical College No scholarships
Fort Hays State University 18 scholarships
Fort Scott Community College No scholarships
Friends University - Kansas 17 scholarships
Garden City Community College No scholarships
Haskell Indian Nations University No scholarships
Highland Community College - Kansas No scholarships
Hutchinson Community College No scholarships
Independence Community College No scholarships
Johnson County Community College 12 scholarships
Kansas City Kansas Community College No scholarships
Kansas State University 21 scholarships
Kansas Wesleyan University 10 scholarships
Labette Community College No scholarships
Manhattan Area Technical College No scholarships
Manhattan Christian College 7 scholarships
McPherson College 3 scholarships
MidAmerica Nazarene University 9 scholarships
Neosho County Community College No scholarships
Newman University 12 scholarships
North Central Kansas Technical College No scholarships
Northwest Kansas Technical College No scholarships
Ottawa University-Kansas City No scholarships
Ottawa University-Online No scholarships
Ottawa University-Ottawa 17 scholarships
Pittsburg State University 518 scholarships
Pratt Community College No scholarships
Salina Area Technical College No scholarships
Seward County Community College and Area Technical School No scholarships
Southwestern College 8 scholarships
Sterling College 5 scholarships
Tabor College 15 scholarships
University of Kansas 14 scholarships
University of Saint Mary 8 scholarships
Washburn University 28 scholarships
Wichita Area Technical College No scholarships
Wichita State University 9 scholarships