Liberal Arts in Kansas

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Schools Offering Liberal Arts Programs in Kansas


Around 4.6% of Kansas's graduates graduate from liberal arts degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 4,192 liberal arts professionals graduate from Kansas' 43 liberal arts schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Kansas with a liberal arts program is Southwestern College, which is located in Winfield. In 2010, it was ranked 46th nationwide. 3 students graduated with a degree in liberal arts from Southwestern College in 2010. The tuition rate at Southwestern College was $20,656 per year.

The second-ranked school in Kansas with a liberal arts program is Newman University, which is located in Wichita. In 2010, it was ranked 47th nationwide. In 2010, 11 students graduated from Newman University liberal arts program. Newman University charged in-state students $20,712 in tuition fees per year.

Central Christian College of Kansas, which is located in Mcpherson, is the third-ranked school in Kansas that has a liberal arts program. It received a ranking of 48th in the country in 2010. 15 students graduated with degree in liberal arts from Central Christian College of Kansas in 2010. Central Christian College of Kansas charged in-state students $18,000 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Kansas liberal arts school, average tuition will be $8,625 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $430 per year to $22,280 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Kansas liberal arts schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Baker University - located in Baldwin City, students are charged $22,280 per year
  2. Newman University - located in Wichita, students are charged $20,712 per year
  3. Hesston College - located in Hesston, students are charged $20,700 per year

The liberal arts schools in Kansas that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Haskell Indian Nations University - located in Lawrence, students are charged $430 per year
  2. Coffeyville Community College - located in Coffeyville, students are charged $1,920 per year
  3. Kansas City Kansas Community College - located in Kansas City, students are charged $1,980 per year

A liberal arts degree from a Kansas school... what next?

The Kansas counties with the largest populations of liberal arts professional are:

  1. Allen County - 290 liberal arts professionals
  2. Butler County - 80 liberal arts professionals

Salary

On average, liberal arts professionals earn $48,960 per year. In 2010, however, some Kansas liberal arts professional earned as little as less than $20,540 per year or as much as more than $94,150 per year. The following counties in Kansas have the highest average salaries for liberal arts professionals:

  1. Butler County - $55,530 per year
  2. Allen County - $52,290 per year

The Kansas counties with the lowest average salary for liberal arts professionals are:

  1. Allen County - $52,290 per year
  2. Butler County - $55,530 per year

On average, the highest paid liberal arts professionals in Kansas were:

  1. Humanities Professor - $48,960 per year

The liberal arts professionals with lowest average salaries in Kansas were:

  1. Humanities Professor - $48,960 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in liberal arts in Kansas and to compare salaries with various related fields such as liberal arts or English, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Liberal Arts in Kansas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts in Kansas
  • Master's Degree in Liberal Arts in Kansas
  • Doctoral Degree in Liberal Arts in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,508 miles from location University of Kansas Lawrence KS 37.0315 45% 29,242
6,577 miles from location Kansas State University Manhattan KS 38.7523 72% 23,581
6,479 miles from location Johnson County Community College Shawnee Mission KS 13.3341 n/a 20,385
6,624 miles from location Wichita State University Wichita KS 28.1041 53% 14,601
6,727 miles from location Fort Hays State University Hays KS 28.9875 40% 11,308
6,601 miles from location Butler Community College El Dorado KS 18.2174 n/a 9,229
6,483 miles from location Pittsburg State University Pittsburg KS 30.5057 55% 7,277
6,480 miles from location Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City KS 13.5424 n/a 7,137
6,531 miles from location Washburn University Topeka KS 26.668 52% 6,652
6,559 miles from location Emporia State University Emporia KS 26.6851 61% 6,314
6,656 miles from location Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson KS 20.5369 n/a 5,453
6,697 miles from location Barton County Community College Great Bend KS 20.0068 n/a 4,237
6,613 miles from location Cowley County Community College Arkansas City KS 16.4747 n/a 4,003
6,505 miles from location Baker University Baldwin City KS 26.5047 36% 3,853
6,505 miles from location Highland Community College Highland KS 18.3845 n/a 3,698
6,519 miles from location Allen County Community College Iola KS 14.0674 n/a 3,124
6,628 miles from location Friends University Wichita KS 20.8027 51% 2,853
6,633 miles from location Cloud County Community College Concordia KS 19.8599 n/a 2,786
6,628 miles from location Newman University Wichita KS 53.2302 19% 2,557
6,524 miles from location Neosho County Community College Chanute KS 11.2234 n/a 2,275
6,535 miles from location Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville KS 20.6161 n/a 2,056
6,815 miles from location Garden City Community College Garden City KS 20.8808 n/a 2,054
6,482 miles from location Fort Scott Community College Fort Scott KS 19.5238 n/a 2,017
6,497 miles from location Benedictine College Atchison KS 25.317 29% 1,877
6,826 miles from location Seward County Community College and Area Technical School Liberal KS 22.2726 n/a 1,850
6,609 miles from location Southwestern College Winfield KS 53.8865 45% 1,810
6,482 miles from location MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe KS 28.6396 54% 1,778
6,514 miles from location Labette Community College Parsons KS 16.7815 n/a 1,756
6,772 miles from location Dodge City Community College Dodge City KS 17.8849 n/a 1,706
6,701 miles from location Pratt Community College Pratt KS 19.626 n/a 1,587
6,815 miles from location Colby Community College Colby KS 25.8317 n/a 1,565
6,540 miles from location Independence Community College Independence KS 19.9226 n/a 1,177
6,488 miles from location University of Saint Mary Leavenworth KS 19.5506 32% 1,072
6,506 miles from location Haskell Indian Nations University Lawrence KS 20.6417 100% 1,059
6,635 miles from location Kansas Wesleyan University Salina KS 19.7085 44% 852
6,474 miles from location Donnelly College Kansas City KS 11.5366 n/a 661
6,615 miles from location Tabor College Hillsboro KS 29.0516 44% 640
6,639 miles from location Bethany College Lindsborg KS 18.8974 37% 592
6,640 miles from location Central Christian College of Kansas Mcpherson KS 51.5519 27% 466
6,635 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Salina Salina KS 13.7926 n/a 466
6,629 miles from location Hesston College Hesston KS 24.6984 n/a 439
6,621 miles from location National American University-Wichita Wichita KS 0.826993 n/a 276
6,723 miles from location Barclay College Haviland KS 45.7515 77% 194
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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