Social Media FacebookTwitterInstagramLinkedin Youtube

Reasons to Choose Cowley


Future Students


Reasons why you should choose Cowley


70 degrees & programs to choose from - diverse selection of associate degrees (AA, AS, AAS, AGS) & professional certifications.

Transferable college credits and degrees - with proper planning, your college credits are transferable.

Cowley College Online offers flexible scheduling and options - so you can take college courses in your time, your space, and your way.

Significantly lower tuition - even if you plan to finish your degree at a university, you can complete your first two years at about half the cost.

Lots of Financial Assistance options - most qualified students get financial help, including: scholarships, grants, loans, & work study, plus e-cashier payment options.

Open access environment - most students are accepted, regardless of their academic records.

Convenient locations; save money & time - Cowley's main campus is in Arkansas City KS, the Mulvane Center is located in Mulvane KS, the Allied Health Center is in Winfield KS, and the Cowley College Online is in the cloud.

Small class size = personal attention - faculty and staff are dedicated to helping you succeed.

Wide choice of delivery modes - Traditional classroom, Online, Hybrid, ITV, Online Continuing Ed.

Exceptional performing and visual arts - music, theatre, fine arts, and graphic design.

Campus life that rocks - student activities, sports, 25 clubs/activities, performing arts, dorms, and dining.

Championship sports -winning teams, spirit squad, danceline & passionate fans.

Cowley College encourages cultural diversity - typically, students from around 20 countries come to Cowley.

Services for success -Academic Supporte, tutors, health, library, bookstore, disabilities, fitness center, and beauty salon.

Incredible Faculty and Staff - work with members of the Cowley Family that are friendly, knowledgeable, professional, and caring.

Flexible class schedules - some face-to-face classes are available during the evenings to accommodate your busy schedule. The Cowley College Online is in your space, your time, and your way.

One of the best EMS programs in the nation - dedicated Allied Health Center in Winfield.

Great Criminal Justice program - prepares students for a successful career in law enforcement and corrections.

Outstanding Career & Technical Programs - NDT, mechatronics, automotive, welding, machine & tools ...

Super creative writing programs in Humanities- including public performances and an online publication for students' works.

Outstanding programs in Natural Science and Mathematics - with incredible, state-of-the-art labs and classrooms.

Safe campus environment - Campus Security includes 24-hour security monitoring, security cameras, and emergency phones on campus .

High school students can earn college credits - while still in high school through CAPSS.


Fully accredited and recognized as one of the finest community colleges in the Midwest.