The Ottawa University provides the highest quality liberal arts and professional education in a caring, Christ-centered community of grace which integrates faith, learning and life. The University serves students of traditional age, adult learners and organziations through undergraduate and graduate programs. As one of the pioneers in adult education in the United States, OU opened its first adult campus in Kansas City in 1974.
|County||Franklin County, KS|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|33 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||589 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||556 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||33 students||137 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||577 students||1,507 students|
|# Graduate Students||12 students||129 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||4%||1%|
|% Two or more races||-||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
- Whether you are interested in purusing an undergraduate certificate, Bachelor's degree, Master's degree or post-graduate licensure, Ottawa University offers a wide variety of programs to meet your needs. Program offerings vary by campus.
- Today, Ottawa University offers Bachelor degree majors in over 25 disciplines including math, sciences, fine arts, Religion, Education and business. A Master of Business Administration as well as Master of Arts programs in Human Resources, Professional Counseling and Education are also available.
- Ottawa University offers both traditional-aged and adult students a variety of programs and services designed to provide a quality education. At our residential campus in Ottawa, Kansas, students build professional relationships with professors and classmates in a family atmosphere. Ottawa University boasts 30 student organizations on campus, as well as 13 different varsity athletic programs in NAIA Division II.
- Ottawa University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. 312-263-0456, www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org. Ottawa University education programs in Kansas are accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) www.ncate.org and the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE), www.ksde.org