Overland Park Colleges, Universities, Trade and Vocational Schools

Overland Park Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Overland Park, Kansas

There are at least 5 colleges in Overland Park, listed and described below. These schools represent 19,696 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 13,021 full-time students.

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  • Overland Park is notable for the large percent of its residents with college degrees.
  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Overland Park.

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Overland Park, KS

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Colleges in Overland Park with Selective Admissions

These schools do not admit all qualified applicants.
Based on 2008-2009 information.

BMSI Institute
8665 W 96th St Ste 300
Overland Park, KS 66212

  • Programs: massage therapy
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 14 students, 12 full-time equivalent.
  • SAT: not generally required.
  • Notable: Career counseling.

Overland Park Colleges with Open Admissions

Schools open to most or all qualified applicants (qualifications vary).
Based on 2008-2009 information.

Johnson County Community College
12345 College Blvd
Overland Park, KS 66210-1299

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: liberal arts and sciences, nursing assistant, ground transportation, medication aide, licensed practical nurse, EMT paramedic, registered nursing, criminal justice and administration
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 18,897 students, 11,321 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

La Baron Hairdressing Academy Overland Park
8119 Robinson
Overland Park, KS 66204

  • Programs: cosmetology, manicurist
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 39 students, 50 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Wright Career College
10975 El Monte
Overland Park, KS 66211

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: medical assistant, medical coding, accounting, computer security, administrative assistant, information science, surgical tech, medical transcription
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 785 students, 1,688 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.
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Colleges in Nearby Cities and Towns

(Student count includes part-time and full-time; not all students live in the city or town. Data as of 2007.)

City/Town Colleges Pop.
Students Dorms
Kansas City Colleges 5 146,866 7,100 27
Olathe Colleges 3 92,962 1,919 699
Shawnee Colleges 1 47,996 102  

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