First University in Kansas

Baker University

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Founded in 1858

Offering undergraduate through doctoral programs.

Baker is a private university that educates traditional and nontraditional students through small classes, innovative instructors, and rigorous course work.

A Baker education is rooted in the liberal arts, a tradition that builds on historical strengths while advancing emerging ideas and fields of study.

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Fortune 500 CEOs, New York Times best-selling authors, a Pulitzer Prize winner, and a Super Bowl champion all proudly claim Baker, the first university in Kansas, as their alma mater.

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College of Arts and Sciences

Baldwin City Campus

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Baker Core

The Baker Core | Reimagining the Liberal Arts

The Baker Core is our unique approach to gen eds. Instead of simply checking off requirements to meet credit hour totals, you’ll gain a comprehensive broad base of knowledge.

You’ll also gain critical skills in analysis, clear oral and written communication, and creative problem-solving. Whatever career path you take, you’ll be prepared with the skills employers seek.

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School of Professional and Graduate Studies

Adult & Nontraditional

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A Lasting Investment

99%

Job & graduate school placement

Highest

Average salaries among graduates of Kansas universities

#1

Return on Investment in Kansas

Our Programs


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Residential

Baldwin City Campus

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School of Professional and Graduate Studies

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Education

Graduate Programs and Continuing Education

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Bachelor's and Master's Programs

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Recent News

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Aug 31, 2021

Coloring Baldwin City

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Aug 27, 2021

Entrepreneurship program offers unparalleled access to real-world expertise

2021 Faculty Recognition Reception

Aug 25, 2021

Faculty recognized for commitment to Baker

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Aug 18, 2021

Baker earns Colleges of Distinction recognition

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