Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Kansas

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We have created a 2020 ranking of the best colleges in Kansas that offer Liberal Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 38 Liberal Arts schools located within Kansas. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Kansas for 2020

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Johnson County Community College Overland Park, KS

Johnson County Community College offers 3 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a mid sized city. In 2015, 1,229 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 1,215 Associate's degrees, and 14 Certificates degrees.

2 Butler Community College El Dorado, KS

Butler Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a far away town. In 2015, 704 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 704 Associate's degrees.

3 Cowley County Community College Arkansas City, KS

Cowley County Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a far away town. In 2015, 468 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 468 Associate's degrees.

4 Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson, KS

Hutchinson Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a far away town. In 2015, 424 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 424 Associate's degrees.

5 Barton County Community College Great Bend, KS

Barton County Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 360 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 360 Associate's degrees.

6 Fort Hays State University Hays, KS

Fort Hays State University offers 3 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 426 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 247 Bachelor's degrees, 103 Master's degrees, and 76 Associate's degrees.

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7 Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City, KS

Kansas City Kansas Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a mid sized city. In 2015, 318 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 318 Associate's degrees.

8 Highland Community College Highland, KS

Highland Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public college in a far away rural. In 2015, 192 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 192 Associate's degrees.

9 Cloud County Community College Concordia, KS

Cloud County Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 182 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 182 Associate's degrees.

10 Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville, KS

Coffeyville Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a small public college in a remote town. In 2015, 187 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 187 Associate's degrees.

List of all Liberal Arts Colleges in Kansas

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Johnson County Community College Johnson County Community College Overland Park, KS
2/5
38 : 1 19,091
Butler Community College Butler Community College El Dorado, KS
2/5
31 : 1 8,950
Cowley County Community College Cowley County Community College Arkansas City, KS
2/5
31 : 1 3,083
Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson, KS
2/5
34 : 1 5,546
Barton County Community College Barton County Community College Great Bend, KS
2/5
43 : 1 4,815
Fort Hays State University Fort Hays State University Hays, KS
2/5
43 : 1 14,210
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City, KS
2/5
24 : 1 5,625
Highland Community College Highland Community College Highland, KS
2/5
26 : 1 3,343
Cloud County Community College Cloud County Community College Concordia, KS
2/5
21 : 1 2,294
Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville, KS
2/5
35 : 1 1,740
University of Kansas University of Kansas Lawrence, KS
3/5
12 : 1 27,259
Emporia State University Emporia State University Emporia, KS
2/5
24 : 1 6,094
Pittsburg State University Pittsburg State University Pittsburg, KS
2/5
21 : 1 7,244
Neosho County Community College Neosho County Community College Chanute, KS
2/5
21 : 1 2,067
Newman University Newman University Wichita, KS
5/5
25 : 1 3,595
Fort Scott Community College Fort Scott Community College Fort Scott, KS
2/5
27 : 1 1,758
Benedictine College Benedictine College Atchison, KS
5/5
18 : 1 2,189
Seward County Community College and Area Technical School Seward County Community College and Area Technical School Liberal, KS
2/5
23 : 1 1,971
Washburn University Washburn University Topeka, KS
2/5
18 : 1 6,615
MidAmerica Nazarene University MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe, KS
5/5
11 : 1 1,884
Pratt Community College Pratt Community College Pratt, KS
2/5
37 : 1 1,189
University of Saint Mary University of Saint Mary Leavenworth, KS
5/5
11 : 1 1,427
Kansas State University Kansas State University Manhattan, KS
3/5
21 : 1 24,146
Friends University Friends University Wichita, KS
5/5
16 : 1 1,929
Colby Community College Colby Community College Colby, KS
2/5
20 : 1 1,243

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Additional Liberal Arts Degree Facts for Kansas Schools

Kansas Schools offering online Liberal Arts degrees

Online Liberal Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 1,215 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Liberal Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Johnson County Community College 0 1215 0 0 0
Cowley County Community College 0 468 0 0 0
Hutchinson Community College 0 424 0 0 0
Barton County Community College 0 360 0 0 0
Kansas City Kansas Community College 0 318 0 0 0
How many Kansas schools offer online Liberal Arts degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 13 Associate's
  • 4 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Liberal Arts degree programs were earned in Kansas?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 28 Colleges 5,175 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 13 Colleges 453 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 4 Colleges 25 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 3 Colleges 111 Graduates
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