Top Universities in Kansas

University of Kansas is the only Top 100 National University in the state of Kansas, placed at Tier 1 with a position of 89th in the country, according to the US News & World report rankings 2009, followed by Kansas State University (130th).

University of Kansas is a leading public research university with campuses in Lawrence, Kansas City, and Overland Park. The university has schools of Allied Health, Architecture and Urban Planning, Business, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Journalism and Mass Communication, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Social Welfare. According to the DesignIntelligence Architecture School Undergraduate Ranking 2007, University of Kansas is placed 6th in the nation, while Kansas State ranked 12th nationally.

Emporia State University is among the best values in the country for a college education, according to the Princeton Review.

Kansas State University is among the best undergraduate institutions in the nation, according to the 2009 edition of "The Best 368 Colleges," published by Random House and The Princeton Review.

Friends University is one of the first institutions in Kansas to structure courses so adult students could complete their associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees while maintaining work and family responsibilities.

Washburn University School of Law is ABA accredited. The SSRN ranks Washburn Law's tax program as 19th overall and its tax faculty as 9th overall.

Pittsburg State University has very high placement rate for graduates, approaching 100 percent in many programs.

Wichita State University is rated 246th in the Washington Monthly's 2009 national university college rankings.

Baker University has been recognized for its value by Money magazine and Barron's Best Buys in College Education.

List of universities in the state of Kansas:
  • Emporia State University
  • Fort Hays State University
  • Kansas State University
  • Pittsburg State University
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Wichita State University
  • Washburn University
  • Friends University
  • Haskell Indian Nations University
  • Kansas Wesleyan University
  • Newman University
  • University of Saint Mary
  • Baker University
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University
  • Ottawa University
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