A Place to Distinguish Yourself

Baker is a private, liberal arts university that educates traditional and non-traditional students through small classes, innovative instructors and rigorous coursework.

Join a Pulitzer Prize Winner & Rhodes Scholars

Alumni include four Rhodes Scholars, a Pulitzer Prize winner, entrepreneurs, educators, nurses, writers, artists, doctors, explorers and trendsetters who have shaped our world.

College of Arts & Sciences – Baldwin City

  • Bachelor’s degrees in more than 40 areas of study
  • More than 70 extracurricular or cocurricular activities
  • Residential campus: residence halls, University apartments and Greek houses

School of Professional & Graduate Studies

  • Associate, bachelor's and master's degrees
  • Evening and online courses
  • Locations in Overland Park, Lee’s Summit, Kansas City's Northland, Wichita and Topeka
  • Nondegree courses for business professionals

School of Education

  • Undergraduate degrees on the Baldwin City campus
  • Master’s and doctoral degrees in the Kansas City area, Wichita and Topeka
  • Continuing education courses for educators

School of Nursing – Topeka

  • Final two years of study and clinical experience leading to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree
  • Partnership with Stormont-Vail HealthCare in Topeka
  • Highly selective program

Baker's 4,000-strong combined student body continues a long tradition of gaining the knowledge and confidence to set high goals and attain them.


Baker University is a member of the Kansas Independent College Association.