Cowley County Community College

Tel: (620)442-0430
4,342 students
Public institution

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Cowley County Community College and Area Vocational-Technical School is committed to learning excellence and personal enrichment in an open access environment.
School Highlights:
Cowley County Community College serves 4,342 students (56% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Cowley County Community College is the only community colleges within Cowley County, KS.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Cowley County Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 4,342 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has increased from 39:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,342 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
2,441 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 1,901 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 3%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 7%
7%
% Black 6%
12%
% White 81%
66%
% Two or more races 3%
2%
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. 0.33
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,666 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,123 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,666 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,123 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Cowley is both a community college with transfer programs and a vocational/technical school offering two-year job-ready degree programs, students with very diverse needs will find us a perfect educational fit. The College works hard to maintain standards of quality that will provide students with an education that will prepare them to transfer to a four year program or enter the workforce. Cowley is a cutting edge institution, respected throughout the country as a leader in innovation and quality. We strongly encourage both parents and prospective students to explore their educational opportunities with us. Cowley has over 70 majors and programs of study. Degrees offered include the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science, Associate of General Studies, and the College Certificate. Cowley College is among the fastest growing community colleges in the nation. We take pride in the quality of our education, small classes and student activities. Our main campus is located in Arkansas City, a small community of around 13,000 people in south-central Kansas. We have several outreach centers across the region including two enrollment locations located in Wichita and a center in Mulvane. If you are unable to attend our physical locations you are able to earn an accredited degree fully online! Cowley County Community College and Area Vocational-Technical School is fully accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and by the Kansas State Board of Regents.

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