Top Wichita Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 top community colleges in Wichita, Kansas, serving 3,794 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.

Top Wichita, KS Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 7309 East 21st Street North Suite G-40
    Wichita KS  67206
    (316)448-5400

    259 students
  • Vatterott College-Wichita
    Private, for profit
    8853 E. 37th Street N.
    Wichita KS  67226
    (316)634-0066

    162 students
  • 4004 N Webb Rd. Bldg 100
    Wichita KS  67226
    (316)677-9400

    3,373 students
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