Nestled in basketball country, Wichita will delight you with its many festival and multicultural events, 22 live theaters, bouncing nightlife and outdoor escapes. Home to 8 traditional colleges and over 5 technical school options, you can major in everything from aerospace science to personal grooming. Ranked 3rd on Forbes list of engineering capitals, 1st for wind projects under construction, and 3rd in high-tech manufacturing, business in Wichita is booming. Additionally, Wichita is the restaurant birthplace to powerhouse chains like Pizza Hut, Taco Tico, Spangles, Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, and White Castle. With a lower cost of living and unemployment rate of 5.7%, lower than the national average, Wichita is an entrepreneurial haven that will support your pre and post collegiate aspirations.
Wichita has a rich offering of concerts, comedy, musical, and theatre performances and boasts the funny but accurate nickname of "Do-Dah." But it's not all about the music and arts. Wichita is home to a sport energetic community with the NBC World Series, Thunder hockey team and Wichita Wild indoor football team, just to name a few. With more than 100 parks, two nationally ranked zoos and over 32 golf courses, there's plenty of ways to take in Wichita's beautiful climate..* If you long to be in the middle of the action, Wichita is your college destination. *gowichita.com *"Wichita" Wikipedia *kansascommerce.com *splurgemag.com
Wichita State University offers 210 degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 3,270 students graduated with students earning 2,159 Bachelor's degrees, 719 Master's degrees, 184 Certificates, 115 Doctoral degrees, and 93 Associate's degrees.
Wichita Technical Institute offers 7 degree programs. It's a very small, private for-profit, two-year college in a large city. In 2019, 463 students graduated with students earning 437 Certificates, and 26 Associate's degrees.
Wichita State University-Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology offers 76 degree programs. It's a small, public, two-year college in a outlying rural area. In 2019, 1,955 students graduated with students earning 1,774 Certificates, and 181 Associate's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Friends University Wichita, KS||30 : 1||1,818|
|Bethel College-North Newton North Newton, KS||11 : 1||456|
|Newman University Wichita, KS||36 : 1||3,205|
|Wichita State University Wichita, KS||27 : 1||15,342|
|Hesston College Hesston, KS||13 : 1||378|
|Old Town Barber College-Wichita Wichita, KS||83|
|Wichita Technical Institute Wichita, KS||23 : 1||844|
|Paul Mitchell the School-Wichita Wichita, KS||168|
|Crave Beauty Academy Wichita, KS||187|
|Wichita State University-Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology Wichita, KS||56 : 1||4,920|
|Eric Fisher Academy Wichita, KS||175|
|Butler Community College El Dorado, KS||52 : 1||7,964|
|National American University-Wichita Wichita, KS|