dcsimg

Wichita Colleges, Universities, Trade and Vocational Schools

Wichita Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Wichita, Kansas

There are at least 8 colleges in Wichita, listed and described below. These schools represent 17,551 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 14,140 full-time students, and a reported 1,698 dorm rooms.

The largest schools here include Wichita State University and Newman University.

We also provide an extensive list of Kansas Colleges.

Of Note For College Students

  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Wichita.

Featured Colleges in the Wichita Area (QuickSchools™)

Matching School Ads

Wichita Technical Institute


Wichita, KS

We've been producing top graduates for more than 50 years!

WTI's success and longevity is due to its commitment in providing its students with the latest information and technology. It does so by continually upgrading its curriculum, lab instruction and instrumentation, and by collaborating with professionals to keep apprised of industry developments.

  • Program Categories: Health, Healthcare and Nursing, Vocational and Trade
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Matching School Ads

Colleges in Wichita with Selective Admissions

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

Newman University
3100 McCormick Ave
Wichita, KS 67213-2097

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: business management, elementary school teaching, social work, registered nursing, radiation therapist, biology, ESL instruction, psychology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Associate's. Bachelor's. Master's.
  • Student Body: 2,166 students, 1,804 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 432 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 400-550. Math: 390-560. Writing: 380-540.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260-0124

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: electrical engineering, business management, nursing science, psychology, general studies, accounting, social work, criminal justice and safety
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 14,226 students, 10,947 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 1,266 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 470-620. Math: 495-650.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. 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.

Wichita Colleges with Open Admissions

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

Old Town Barber and Beauty College
1207 E Douglas
Wichita, KS 67211-1605

  • Programs: barber, cosmetology, personal grooming
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 54 students, 133 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Placement assistance.

Vernons Kansas School of Cosmetology-Central
2531 South Seneca
Wichita, KS 67217-2803

  • Programs: cosmetology, personal grooming
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 53 students, 81 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Wichita Area Technical College
301 South Grove
Wichita, KS 67211-2099

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: sheet metal tech, health aide, mechanical engineering tech, licensed practical nurse, truck and bus driver, surgical tech, medical assistant, welding
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's.
  • Student Body: 924 students, 910 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Xenon International Academy Wichita
3804 W Douglas
Wichita, KS 67203

  • Programs: cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 128 students, 265 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Additional Details

Wichita Careers
Wichita career and employment information.
Wichita Graduate Schools
Wichita Graduate and Business Schools

Study Online in Wichita

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

College Directories on CityTownInfo

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
Back to Top