N/A

Acceptance Rate

$4,379

Avg.Financial Aid

001902

FAFSA Code

About Cowley College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,664

Website

www.cowley.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Cowley College is a public college established in the year 1922 and is recognized as a premier vocational technical college. The college was initially termed as Arkansas City Junior College. In 1965 the college was renamed as Cowley County Community College.

College has two educational centers, an online college, outreach centers, and a service center. The college offers a high-quality education at a significantly lower cost. The vision of the college is to champion the relevance of two-year colleges in higher education by holistic training and workforce advancement opportunities.

  • The total population of the college is 2,939, which includes 1,424 full-timers and 1,515 part-timers.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 23:1.

  • The total graduation rate is 28%.

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Online Education at Cowley College

  • The college provides flexible classes that fit into the student's schedule and the tuition cost. The online programs are affordable, accreditated and accessible.

  • College provides 600 accredited online courses with 70 majors and degree possibilities. Over 30 degrees and certificates can be earned completely online 

  • Most of the courses provided are transferable towards a bachelor’s degree.

  • Some of the majors offered by the college include Accounting, Animal Science, Business Management, Engineering, Computer Science, Literature.


Reviews

  • The professors truly want the students to succeed in academics and build a good career. They provide assistance to all the students in need.
  • The campus has a home-like feel. The small classroom size and the good student-faculty ratio allows individual attention. The professors also try to relate academics to the real world.

  • The online programs do not affect the work schedule. Almost all of the online courses have the discussion forum from which students get the necessary help.

Location & Contact

Address

125 S 2nd St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6204420430
Fax: 6204415350
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Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$9,122

Average Annual Cost

$1,950

Books And Supplies

$2,000

Other Fees

$1,350

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$5,200

Budget For Other Expenses

$4,500

Total One Year Cost

$15,000

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

62%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

32%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

53%

Male Professors

47%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

362 Graduates

Nuclear and Industrial Radiologic T...

49 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

40 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

28 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

22 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

17 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

15 Graduates

Electromechanical Instrumentation a...

13 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

10 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

7 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

5 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

2 Graduates

Data Entry/Microcomputer Applicatio...

1 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

1 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,664

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

48%

Full-time

54%

Part-time

46%

Students Gender

Male

41%

US National: 44%

Female

59%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

71% White

1% Unknown

6% Black

10% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

3% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

23%

Out Of State

72%

In State

5%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$55,353 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$26,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$32,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$8,000

$8,949

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$83 - 93

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

85%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,379

Students Receiving Federal Grants

46%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,415

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

66%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,532

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,842

$30K - $48K

$5,407

$48K - $75K

$2,630

$75K - $110K

$1,767

> $110K

$1,577

The college grants numbers of scholarships based on academic accomplishments, skills, or interests. Financial Aid is provided to those who qualify after filling the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Cowley College federal school code is 001902.

Some of the aids provided by the college include

  • The Federal Aid includes Pell Grant, Federal Work-Study, and Direct PLUS Loans, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan. 

  • The Institutional Aid covered by the college include ACT Scholarships, Trustee Scholarships, Presidential Scholarships, and Dean's Scholarship, Tiger Pathway Scholarship.

  • The Military Aid provided includes Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance Program.

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