Best Kansas Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in Kansas for 2020

There are 61 colleges and universities in Kansas enrolling 202,627 students. Explore the list of top colleges in Kansas below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Ranking methodology is outlined on the data discussion page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Kansas offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

Kansas is home to nationally ranked institutions like Bethel College North Newton. The highest ranked college in Kansas is Bethel College North Newton and the top rated public state college is Wichita State University.

Local college options can be explored in Wichita and Overland Park or other cities.

61 results found

List of the Best Kansas Colleges

Bethel College North Newton
B
North Newton, KS
Bethel College North Newton

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 444enrollment
  • $21,519net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 920-1150SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
Kansas Wesleyan University
K
Salina, KS
Kansas Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 741enrollment
  • $25,631net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA
Manhattan Christian College
M
Manhattan, KS
 
Manhattan Christian College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 232enrollment
  • $21,189net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 850-1280SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.24*Avg GPA
Southwestern College
S
Winfield, KS
 
Southwestern College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,514enrollment
  • $22,279net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 910-1080SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA
Tabor College
T
Hillsboro, KS
Tabor College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 713enrollment
  • $23,815net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 920-1120SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
MidAmerica Nazarene University
M
Olathe, KS
 
MidAmerica Nazarene University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,875enrollment
  • $19,803net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 910-1140SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.22*Avg GPA
Sterling College
S
Sterling, KS
 
Sterling College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 651enrollment
  • $20,147net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 930-1070SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Benedictine College
B
Atchison, KS
 
Benedictine College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 2,124enrollment
  • $24,766net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1280SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.49*Avg GPA
University of Saint Mary
S
Leavenworth, KS
 
University of Saint Mary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,254enrollment
  • $20,839net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA
Newman University
N
Wichita, KS
 
Newman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 3,373enrollment
  • $14,663net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1180SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Baker University
B
Baldwin City, KS
Baker University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 2,769enrollment
  • $22,393net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 930-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA
Friends University
F
Wichita, KS
 
Friends University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,926enrollment
  • $21,304net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 920-1090SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA
Wichita State University
W
Wichita, KS
Wichita State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 15,778enrollment
  • $13,541net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1290SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA
McPherson College
M
McPherson, KS
 
McPherson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 819enrollment
  • $21,954net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.33*Avg GPA
Bethany College
B
Lindsborg, KS
 
Bethany College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 891enrollment
  • $23,856net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 890-1060SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Emporia State University
E
Emporia, KS
Emporia State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 5,796enrollment
  • $14,013net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 900-1180SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA
Ottawa University Ottawa
O
Ottawa, KS
 
Ottawa University Ottawa

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#17 Best Colleges in Kansas

  • 754enrollment
  • $23,661net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 950-1120SAT range
  • 17-21ACT range
  • 3.15*Avg GPA
Allen County Community College
A
Iola, KS
 
Allen County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,540enrollment
  • $7,251net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA