Colleges Near Atchison

Colleges and universities near me in the Atchison, Kansas area

There 29 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 128,200 students.

Located in Kansas with a population of 11,021, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Atchison. Driving time to these schools from Atchison should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Kansas in Lawrence. The largest college in the area is University of Kansas enrolling 27,690 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Atchison.


29 results

Benedictine College
B
Atchison, KS
 
Benedictine College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

  • 2,124enrollment
  • $24,320net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1310SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.49*Avg GPA

1 miles from Atchison

Highland Community College
H
Highland, KS
 
Highland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,109enrollment
  • $7,099net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Atchison

University of Saint Mary
S
Leavenworth, KS
 
University of Saint Mary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,254enrollment
  • $21,019net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 960-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

23 miles from Atchison

Missouri Western State University
M
Saint Joseph, MO
 
Missouri Western State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,669enrollment
  • $10,383net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

23 miles from Atchison

Vatterott College Saint Joseph
V
Saint Joseph, MO
 
Vatterott College Saint Joseph

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 66enrollment
  • $18,894net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Atchison

Pinnacle Career Institute North Kansas City
P
Kansas City, MO
 
Pinnacle Career Institute North Kansas City

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Atchison

Grantham University
G
Kansas City, KS
 
Grantham University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

 

  • 8,059enrollment
  • $8,400net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

33 miles from Atchison

Park University
P
Parkville, MO
 
Park University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 11,415enrollment
  • $14,695net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Atchison

Kansas City Kansas Community College
K
Kansas City, KS
 
Kansas City Kansas Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,885enrollment
  • $13,346net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Atchison

Metropolitan Community College Maple Woods
M
Kansas City, Missouri
 
Metropolitan Community College Maple Woods

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,332enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Atchison

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
M
Kansas City, MO
 
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,797enrollment
  • $19,012net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1200SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Atchison

Central Baptist Theological Seminary
C
Shawnee, KS
 
Central Baptist Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 359enrollment
  • $30,567net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Atchison

Donnelly College
D
Kansas City, KS
 
Donnelly College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 364enrollment
  • $13,605net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Atchison

University of Kansas
K
Lawrence, KS
University of Kansas

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#1 Best Value in Kansas

  • 27,690enrollment
  • $19,195net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

42 miles from Atchison

Colorado Technical University Kansas City
C
North Kansas City, Missouri
 
Colorado Technical University Kansas City

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 713enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Atchison

Pinnacle Career Institute Lawrence
P
Lawrence, KS
 
Pinnacle Career Institute Lawrence

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 72enrollment
  • $24,548net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Atchison

Metropolitan Community College Penn Valley
M
Kansas City, Missouri
 
Metropolitan Community College Penn Valley

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,409enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Atchison

William Jewell College
W
Liberty, MO
William Jewell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 808enrollment
  • $23,437net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

44 miles from Atchison

FAQ's

The closest community college is Highland Community College and is 21.7 miles from Atchison. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Highland Community College are $3,153 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Highland Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.