Colleges Near Topeka

Colleges and universities near me in the Topeka, Kansas area

There are 2 colleges in Topeka and 56 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 200,437 students.

Located in Kansas with a population of 127,473, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Topeka. Driving time to these schools from Topeka should be less than 2 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 Topeka.


56 results

Washburn University
W
Topeka, KS
 
Washburn University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,571enrollment
  • $13,752net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

0 miles from Topeka

Bryan University Topeka
B
Topeka, KS
 
Bryan University Topeka

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 34enrollment
  • $19,238net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Topeka

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

25 miles from Topeka

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

25 miles from Topeka

Baker University
B
Baldwin City, KS
Baker University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 2,769enrollment
  • $23,629net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1170SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

33 miles from Topeka

Ottawa University Ottawa
O
Ottawa, KS
 
Ottawa University Ottawa

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 754enrollment
  • $24,718net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 890-1060SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.15*Avg GPA

38 miles from Topeka

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

46 miles from Topeka

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

45 miles from Topeka

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

48 miles from Topeka

Kansas State University
K
Manhattan, KS
Kansas State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 22,221enrollment
  • $18,103net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

49 miles from Topeka

Manhattan Christian College
M
Manhattan, KS
 
Manhattan Christian College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 232enrollment
  • $22,783net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.24*Avg GPA

49 miles from Topeka

Emporia State University
E
Emporia, KS
Emporia State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Kansas

  • 5,796enrollment
  • $14,319net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 950-1055SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

50 miles from Topeka

Manhattan Area Technical College
M
Manhattan, KS
 
Manhattan Area Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 777enrollment
  • $11,468net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Topeka

MidAmerica Nazarene University
M
Olathe, KS
 
MidAmerica Nazarene University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,875enrollment
  • $25,365net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.22*Avg GPA

50 miles from Topeka

Brown Mackie College Kansas City
B
Lenexa, KS
 
Brown Mackie College Kansas City

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 171enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Topeka

Flint Hills Technical College
F
Emporia, KS
 
Flint Hills Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,425enrollment
  • $13,352net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Topeka

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

51 miles from Topeka

Johnson County Community College
J
Overland Park, KS
 
Johnson County Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 18,373enrollment
  • $12,646net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Topeka

FAQ's

The closest community college is Manhattan Area Technical College and is 50.6 miles from Topeka. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Manhattan Area Technical College are $6,690 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Manhattan Area Technical 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.