College Deliberately: Friends University

Friends University is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes culture, religion and career located in the city of Wichita, KS. It is known for Business Administration and Management, Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling and Business Administration and Management.

Friends University

place 2100 W. University Ave., Wichita, KS 67213
phone Phone: No Phone number found
web Web: http://www.friends.edu/
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Friends University Higher Learning Commission Accredited 1951-01-01 2019-08-31
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Student Centeredness

1.9 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
Less than 3% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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Bachelor’s degree
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Friends University is in NAIA Division II. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 97
Baseball Men’s 60
Volleyball Women’s 38

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Tuition for Friends University is in the 65.3 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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