Kansas Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend college in Kansas?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Kansas was $11,607 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is $2,505 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Kansas in the middle of the pack as the 33rd most expensive and 20th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $672 from the 2015-2016 average of $10,935 and represents a 6.15% annual increase. The list of Kansas colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 61 colleges and universities in Kansas, the most popular being University of Kansas with 23,006 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $9,818. MidAmerica Nazarene University is the most expensive in Kansas with an in-state tuition of $29,170.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Kansas colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Kansas or cheap Kansas colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Explore Kansas Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Allen County Community College
Iola, 982 Students
$1,920 - -
Baker University
Baldwin City, 1,221 Students
$28,430 51 60
Barclay College
Haviland, 236 Students
$14,000 - -
Barton County Community College
Great Bend, 1,522 Students
$2,304 - -
Benedictine College
Atchison, 1,971 Students
$27,730 63 63
Bethany College
Lindsborg, 640 Students
$26,172 39 55
Bethel College North Newton
North Newton, 441 Students
$27,480 - -
Brown Mackie College Kansas City
Lenexa, 171 Students
$11,772 - -
Brown Mackie College Salina
Salina, 149 Students
$11,772 - -
Bryan University Topeka
Topeka, 107 Students
$13,810 - -
Butler Community College
El Dorado, 4,068 Students
$2,340 - -
Central Baptist Theological Seminary
Shawnee, 257 Students
$8,640 - -
Central Christian College of Kansas
McPherson, 791 Students
$16,240 40 66
Cleveland Chiropractic College
Overland Park, 456 Students
$14,400 - -
Cloud County Community College
Concordia, 811 Students
$2,280 - -
Coffeyville Community College
Coffeyville, 1,007 Students
$1,120 - -
Colby Community College
Colby, 572 Students
$2,310 - -
Cowley County Community College
Arkansas City, 1,424 Students
$2,015 - -
Dodge City Community College
Dodge City, 951 Students
$1,470 - -
Donnelly College
Kansas City, 300 Students
$6,960 - -