Cowley College cares about the people and businesses
in Cowley County. With your help, we are able to offer top-notch, quality
education at a significantly lower cost.
Regardless of your age, goals
and dreams, take advantage of the benefits of having a community college
close to your home.
As we move toward tomorrow, our vision is shaped by the
needs of our students and our communities.
- Philosophically, we are true to our core values that
guarantee the integrity of our pursuit of excellence.
- Academically, we are committed to student success. A
diverse and rich environment inspires our students to achieve their
- Financially, we are sound. With a realistic approach
to growth, our disbursements and investments ensure a balanced
Together we can make a difference in the prosperity
of Cowley County and its residents. Your opinion is important to us.
Thank you for participating in the 2013-2014
Strategic Planning Survey. Together we will help Cowley College
most important goal at the college— student success.
To see results of previous Strategic
Planning Surveys, go to Surveys
With your guidance, the
college continues to expand our services to the communities we
Just look at the services we offer our communities.
Many of the new programs that we implemented
during the past year were influenced by your input in the Strategic
Gold Card program that allows Cowley
County citizens, 65 and over, to attend Cowley College sporting
events and performances in the Robert Brown Theatre at no charge.
Dislocated Workers Program helps people in our community who have been
laid off by giving them new skills and credentials.
Cooperative Education Program allows students to earn college
credit while working at local businesses.
Business & Industry
Training Center offers
practical training modules tailored to the special needs of local manufacturing,
professional business services, retail and beyond.
Speakers Bureau offers speakers to entertain and
inform at local clubs, school groups, businesses, and civic organizations.
Educator Appreciation Program offers teachers a tuition
scholarship for one 3-credit hour class.
64 New Courses that
enhance the learning experience of our students.
College can expand its reach beyond our
region because it is now fully accredited by The Higher Learning
Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.
Physics Lab was renovated thanks to donations and
Golden Tigers continues
to provide educational opportunities
that promote social, spiritual, artistic, and physical enrichment
to community members.
Two Student Service Centers in Wichita focus on student enrollment
at our campus/centers and student satisfaction/retention rates.
To express our appreciation of your support and to
maximize a positive socioeconomic impact on our communities, we offer
activities, services, and educational programs that:
- enrich your lives
- encourage individuals to succeed
- enhance the economical potential of the communities
of Cowley County
- Cultural Events: enjoy
excellent entertainment in theatre, music, art, speakers
- Sporting Events:
let your spirit soar at baseball, basketball, cross country & track,
soccer, softball, tennis, and volleyball events
your knowledge, update your skills and improve your quality of
active through educational opportunities that promote social, spiritual,
artistic, and physical activities to community members who are 50 years
of age or over
- Gold Card: attend Cowley College
sporting events and Cowley College performances in the Robert Brown
Theatre at no charge -- if you are a
Cowley County resident and 65 or over
- Personal Attention : our
faculty are dedicated to helping each student achieve their fullest
potential in their academic programs
Aid and Scholarships: over
50% of the Cowley County residents that attend our college
receive financial assistance
- Upward Bound: some
high school students need help preparing for college or a vocational-technical
school; we are here for them
- IMPACT: we
offer free services, such as tutoring,
career counseling, transfer visits, and financial assistance, to
disabled and first generation college students
Education: we provide special
assistance to adults that need a GED or basic communication and math
- Workforce: we help educate and retain
the local workforce
- Earnings: we contribute to the earning power of
- Jobs: we
help increase regional job opportunities
- Training: we
support local businesses through Corporate Training programs
- Services: we assist small
and new business development through Entrepreneurship Services