First University in Kansas

Baker University

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Founded in 1858

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

From this foundation, Baker graduates develop the skills to think critically and communicate clearly, to adapt to change and thrive—no matter what the future holds.

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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.

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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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College of Arts and Sciences

School of Professional and Graduate Studies

Adult & Nontraditional

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School of Professional and Graduate Studies

School of Education

School of Education

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School of Education

School of Nursing

School of Nursing

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School of Nursing
College of Arts and Sciences
School of Professional and Graduate Studies
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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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Adult & Nontraditional

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

Sep 17, 2020

Baker University recognized as the best college in Kansas for preparing graduates to get a job

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Sep 3, 2020

Return to Campus

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Sep 1, 2020

Coach Tim Byers to give “Last Lecture” on Oct. 5

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Jul 14, 2020

School of Nursing spring 2020 dean’s list announced

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