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Most Favored Kansas Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Kansas. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school. Ottawa University-Ottawa, has the highest yield rate as of 65.85% for academic year 2019-2020 in Kansas. Barclay College is positioned second with 56.10% yield and Fort Hays State University follows them with 53%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Kansas.
Most Favored Kansas Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Ottawa University-Ottawa
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOttawa, KS
65.85% 1,974 287 189 14.54%
2Barclay College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHaviland, KS
56.10% 160 82 46 51.25%
3Fort Hays State University
Public, 4 or more yearsHays, KS
52.61% 2,056 1,874 986 91.15%
4Pittsburg State University
Public, 4 or more yearsPittsburg, KS
50.55% 1,822 1,741 880 95.55%
5Emporia State University
Public, 4 or more yearsEmporia, KS
48.09% 1,670 1,414 680 84.67%
6Kansas State University
Public, 4 or more yearsManhattan, KS
40.56% 8,277 7,894 3,202 95.37%
7Southwestern College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinfield, KS
33.54% 925 477 160 51.57%
8Baker University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBaldwin City, KS
33.15% 840 739 245 87.98%
9Bethany College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLindsborg, KS
31.13% 1,163 787 245 67.67%
10Friends University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWichita, KS
30.52% 1,266 580 177 45.81%