University of Kansas

University of Kansas is a public research higher education institution from Lawrence, Kansas that offers up to 128 undergraduate and postgraduate International Accelerator Programs (IAP) across 11 academic disciplines.

  • Average Tuition USD 27,900
  • Acceptance Rate 93%
  • Students 28,401
  • International Students 7%
  • Total Annual Cost USD 27,900
  • Campus Setting Residential

School Description

Founded in 1866, University of Kansas prides itself with 150 years of education experience and today is among the nation's major public research and teaching institutions. Drawing more than 28,000 students from all 50 states and 105 countries across the globe, University of Kansas has 13 schools and colleges through which it offers nearly 300 bachelor's and nearly 200 master's studies in areas of architecture, design and planning, arts, business, education, engineering, journalism and mass communications, health professions, law, liberal arts and sciences, medicine, music, nursing, pharmacy, public affairs and administration, and social welfare. University of Kansas main campus covers over 1,000 acres of historic land on the forested hills of Lawrence. Ranking #5 in Forbes' Top Small Town for Business and Careers, Lawrence bustling with local shops and restaurants, green spaces, arts and music venues.

In order to qualify for admissions at the University of Kansas, prospective international students must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale and a proof of English language proficiency through an accredited English language test such as the TOEFL or IELTS exam. However, should you need further assistance meeting these requirements, you are advised to enroll in one of University of Kansas' International Accelerator Programs (IAP), which is designed to support international students in transitioning to a student life in the United States by providing them with further academic and English language training while still earning credit hours towards a bachelor's degree program at the University of Kansas.

Pathway Programs

  • 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

    Aerospace Engineering

    USD 27,900 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Aerospace Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of basic engineering principles; aircraft/spacecraft systems technology; design and development testing; prototype and operational testing; inspection and maintenance procedures; instrument calibration; test equipment operation and maintenance; and report preparation.

  • 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

    Biology

    USD 27,900 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant DNA technology.

  • 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

    Computer Science

    USD 27,900 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

  • 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

    Exercise Science

    USD 27,900 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physical Therapy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human development psychology, kinesiology, health promotion, rehabilitation, wellness, and prevention of injury.

  • 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

    Film Studies

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Film Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; the history, development, theory, and critical analysis of film; and the principles of filmmaking and film production.

  • 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

    Health Science

    USD 27,900 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

  • 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

    Science

    USD 27,900 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

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Rankings

  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 351
  • QS Rankings (Global)
    QS Rankings (Global) 367
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking
    ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 201
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 21
  • US News (National)
    US News (National) 115
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 234

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 88
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50

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    Established in 1866

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    University of Kansas is one of only 34 public institutions in the US to be a part of the prestigious Association of American Universities.

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            Great place to be!

            The University of Kansas is where quality of education and cultural diversity are highly valued and sought after.

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            1992-1995, Bachelor of Science

            Great education with caring professors

            I enjoyed learning related to my chosen profession, and being educated by professors who cared that we learned. I had the amazing privilege of an on-campus job that allowed me to get to know many athletes.