Reasons to Choose Cowley

Future Students

Reasons why you should choose Cowley College

80 degrees & programs to choose from

A diverse selection of associate degrees & professional certifications.

Fully accredited

Cowley College is recognized as one of the finest community colleges in the Midwest.

Transferable college credits and degrees

With proper planning, your college credits are transferable.

Cowley College Online offers flexible scheduling and options

You can take college courses in your own time, space, and 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.

Several financial assistance options

Most qualified students get financial help, including scholarships, grants, loans, and work study, plus e-cashier payment options.

Open access environment

Most students are accepted, regardless of their academic records.

Convenient locations save you time and money.

Cowley College has campus locations in Arkansas City, Mulvane, Wellington, Winfield, and Wichita, plus an Online College.

Small class size equals more personal attention

With a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1, our faculty and staff are able to help you succeed.

A wide choice of delivery modes

Cowley College offers traditional classrooms, online, hybrid, ITV, and online continuing education.

High school students can earn college credits

While still in high school, you can earn college credits through the FastTrack program.

Exceptional visual and performing arts

Cowley College offers music, theatre, fine arts, and graphic design.

Campus life that rocks

Cowley College has student activities, sports, 25 clubs/activities, performing arts, dorms, and dining.

Championship sports

Cowley College has winning teams, spirit squad, danceline & passionate fans.

Cowley College encourages cultural diversity

Students from around the world come to Cowley College.

Services for success

Academic Support, tutors, health, library, bookstore, disabilities, fitness center, and beauty salon.

Incredible Faculty and Staff

You'll be able to work with members of the Cowley Family that are friendly, knowledgeable, professional, and caring.

Flexible class schedules

Several classes are available during the evenings to accommodate your busy schedule.

One of the best EMS programs in the nation

The Winfield Campus is dedicated to our EMS, paramedic, and allied health programs.

Great Criminal Justice program

Our criminal justice program prepares students for a successful career in law enforcement and corrections.

Outstanding Career & Technical Programs

Cowley College offers programs for NDT, mechatronics, automotive, welding, machine & tools.

Excellent creative writing program

Our program includes public performances and an online publication for students’ works.

Outstanding programs in Natural Science and Mathematics

Learn hands-on in state-of-the-art labs and classrooms.

A safe campus environment

Our Campus Security includes 24-hour security monitoring, emergency phones on campus, and use of the LiveSafe app for contacting security.