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Premier Private University in Kansas

Adult & Graduate Programs

School of Professional & Graduate Studies

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A pioneer in accelerated degree programs for adult learners.

About Baker

More than 30 years ago, Baker University became a pioneer and regional leader in developing flexible, accelerated degree programs for working adults. Today, our partnerships with area businesses and organizations ensure we continue to develop innovative educational programs that meet local workforce needs and the needs of our students.

Instructors in Baker University’s School of Professional and Graduate Studies are working professionals from diverse disciplines. As experts in their respective fields, they will share their experiences and knowledge with you while challenging you to reflect and critically examine the world in which you live. Baker classes are held year-round, and new classes start frequently, so you can get started sooner rather than later.

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A degree from Baker commands respect in the community—particularly in the Kansas City market. It signifies that you have met Baker’s rigorous standards and have acquired the knowledge and skills to excel in your career. Baker degree programs are flexible and allow you to earn your degree while continuing to live your life. By taking one course at a time, meeting one night or online, you’ll dig deep into the material, really learn it, and use it immediately on the job. Courses are held online or in Overland Park.


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From scheduling your first campus visit to finalizing your admissions application, the Office of Admissions is your partner every step of the way.

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Baker University is located in Baldwin City, Kansas, a small town of about 4,000 residents. It's just far enough away.


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