Butler Community College

Tel: (316)321-2222
9,178 students
Public institution
Butler Community College exists to develop responsible, involved lifelong learners and to contribute to the vitality of the communities it serves.
School Highlights
Butler Community College serves 9,178 students (47% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
Butler Community College is the only community colleges within Butler County, KS.
The nearest community college is Wichita Area Technical College (19.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 317 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Butler Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 317 staff
61 staff
Butler Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 9,178 has grown by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 42% over five years.
Total Enrollment 9,178 students 1,315 students
Butler Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
Butler Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 4,278 students
815 students
Butler Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,900 students
1,061 students
Butler Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Butler Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Butler Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
4%
5%
Butler Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
10%
20%
Butler Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
8%
15%
Butler Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
64%
49%
Butler Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
11%
6%
Butler Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
Butler Community College Non Resident (2006-2013)
Butler Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.57 0.70
Butler Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,405 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 38% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,145 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,405 $5,590
Butler Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,145 $10,086
Butler Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 377 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%
Butler Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Butler Community College exists to develop responsible, involved lifelong learners and to contribute to the vitality of the communities it serves. We expect our students to become a full partner in the learning process. In return we offer them a pact, our Learning PACT, so they can develop the skills and abilities that are vital for success in the 21st century. This Learning PACT, which is integrated into all our courses and programs as well our extra curricular activities, focuses upon four key skill areas including Personal Development, Analytical Thinking, Communication and Technology. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, North Central Assoc. of Colleges, National League of Nursing and Kansas State Board of Nursing.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 2,934 students | 19.00 Mi4004 N Webb Rd. Bldg 100
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316)677-9400
    19.002,934
  • Vatterott College-Wichita
    Private for-profit
    174 students | 19.60 Mi8853 E. 37th Street N.
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316)634-0066
    19.60174
  • 337 students | 20.20 Mi8111 E. 32nd Street North Suite 103
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316)609-4100
    20.20337
  • 375 students | 21.00 Mi7309 East 21st Street North Suite G-40
    Wichita, KS 67206
    (316)448-5400
    21.00375
  • Hesston College
    Private not-for-profit
    445 students | 37.60 Mi301 South Main
    Hesston, KS 67062
    (620)327-4221
    37.60445
Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,243 per year for in-state students and $5,164 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,701 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.52, which is equal to the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.