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Why KU Edwards Campus?
The KU Edwards Campus provides a world-renowned KU education to the Kansas City community and beyond. Offering programs in direct response to workforce needs ensures students receive relevant, timely knowledge to jumpstart, advance or change careers. In turn, local employers gain high quality talent.
Review these figures to discover a bit more about the KU Edwards Campus. Fill out the form to learn more and speak with a student success coach who will build your personalized roadmap to reach your career goals.
The Edwards Campus has contributed more than $400 million to the Johnson County economy since opening in 1993.
Ranked #1 in 2019, U.S. News & World Report recognizes KU's public administration program among the best in the nation.
Ranked #2 in 2019, U.S. News & World Report recognizes KU's special education program among the best in the nation.
For a second time, the University of Kansas has earned a top five ranking in the Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges 2019 rankings.
U.S. News & World Report ranked the University of Kansas as #18 overall in 2019. Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence.
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recognizes KU for excellence in community college transfer pathways.
Get to know our students
Adult learners and working professionals have unique needs, challenges and situations. Juggling multiple professional and personal commitments, flexible educational opportunities are a must. The KU Edwards Campus offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs, helping our students and graduates achieve diverse career goals. With evening classes, online courses and in-person instruction, students are able to integrate furthering their education into their already busy lives.
The KU Edwards Campus knows adult learners. Here’s a brief overview to get to know your peers on campus.
Based on a spring 2017 student survey and summer 2018 alumni survey.