Accreditation l State Authorization l Enrolling l Language Proficiency l Technology Requirements l Applying and Enrolling in Cowley College Online l Tuition, Fees, & Books l Financial Aid l Transfer Credits l Questions about Cowley College Online l Questions about Getting Started
All Cowley College Online courses, including course instructions, are conducted in English;
a proficiency in English is required for all students. If you wish
to apply to Cowley but your native language is not English, you must
complete the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) exam and
score at least a 500 on the paper version, a 173 on the computer version,
or a 61 on the online version. Learn more about the TOEFL
exam. Scores from TOEFL exams taken within the last two years will
Each course may have specific technology requirements, which are listed
on the Class Schedules. You should have an active Cowley e-mail account
and reliable connection to the Internet for successful completion of online
Go to Academic Advising
& Enrollment for instructions on how to apply and enroll online.
How much do Cowley College Online courses cost?
Online courses have a one price that includes tuition and fees. Go to tuition to view the current costs.
Do you need to purchase textbooks, software, hardware,
or other materials for online courses?
Please visit the Class Schedules. Select the correct semester. In the drop
down menu under “By Distance Learning Mode”, select "Online".
Under the title of the course in bright red you will see
meeting times and possible software requirements for each course, anything
in red are required.
Each course will also have specific textbook requirements
for that class. Check with Cowley College Bookstore for
information about your particular class.
Books and access codes for your online course(s) may
be purchased online from www.cowleycollegebooks.com.
You can also stop by the Cowley Bookstore in Arkansas City,
KS, and at the Wichita Downtown Center in Wichita
Get your books early so you
will be ready to go when the classes start..
Can you receive financial aid for Cowley College Online courses?
Yes, qualified students can apply for financial aid just like you would
for a traditional class. Go to Financial Aid for further instructions.
Are online courses transferable to other colleges
Yes .Because Cowley College Online is accredited by the Higher Learning
Commission, a member of the North Central Association, most OK and
KS colleges and many online and campus colleges will accept Cowley
College credits. Go to Transfer
Credits for more information.
Will your transcript show that you took courses via Cowley College Online?
No, your transcript will only list the course name and number and will not indicate if the class was taken as a traditional class or via online.