Butler Community College

Tel: (316)321-2222
9,178 students
Public institution

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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 community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Butler Community College is the only community colleges within Butler County, KS.
The nearest community college is Wichita Area Technical College (19 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 317 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
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
59 staff
Butler Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 9,178 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
9,178 students
1,282 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
810 students
Butler Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 4,900 students
1,017 students
Butler Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Butler Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Butler Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
10%
7%
Butler Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
8%
12%
Butler Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
64%
57%
Butler Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
10%
3%
Butler Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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. 0.32 0.53
Butler Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,405 is less than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,405 $5,742
Butler Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,145 $10,294
Butler Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 377 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%
Butler Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (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.

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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Wichita Wichita Area Technical College
    Public
    4004 N Webb Rd. Bldg 100
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316)677-9400
    19  Mi  |  2934  students
  • Wichita Vatterott College-Wichita
    Private for-profit
    8853 E. 37th Street N.
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316)634-0066
    19.6  Mi  |  174  students
  • Wichita ITT Technical Institute-Wichita
    Private for-profit
    8111 E. 32nd Street North Suite 103
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316)609-4100
    20.2  Mi  |  337  students
  • Wichita National American University-Wichita
    Private for-profit
    7309 East 21st Street North Suite G-40
    Wichita, KS 67206
    (316)448-5400
    21  Mi  |  375  students
  • Hesston Hesston College
    Private not-for-profit
    301 South Main
    Hesston, KS 67062
    (620)327-4221
    37.6  Mi  |  445  students
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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,213 per year for in-state students and $4,249 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,370 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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.