The Best Kansas Colleges

The Best Colleges in Kansas for 2021

These are the top ranked public and private four-year colleges in Kansas as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the list for 2021 as the best overall college in Kansas is University of Kansas. The top rated public state college is also University of Kansas. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


10 results

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
Southwestern College
S
Winfield, KS
 
Southwestern College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,514enrollment
  • $23,731net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 920-1070SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA
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
Friends University
F
Wichita, KS
 
Friends University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,926enrollment
  • $20,641net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 950-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA
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
Wichita State University
W
Wichita, KS
Wichita State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Kansas

  • 15,778enrollment
  • $13,849net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1270SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA
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
Newman University
N
Wichita, KS
 
Newman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

  • 3,373enrollment
  • $16,533net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 985-1190SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Pittsburg State University
P
Pittsburg, KS
Pittsburg State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Kansas

  • 6,625enrollment
  • $13,847net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 916-1185SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
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