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About The College

Butler Community College is a fully accredited institution offering two-year associate degree programs and one-year certificate programs. Many students choose to first attend a community college to complete their general education requirements before transferring to a four-year university or college to obtain a bachelor's degree. Others choose to complete a vocational or certificate program which may be completed in one or two years.

Butler offers the advantages of:

  • Transfer agreements with Kansas universities
  • Two-year associate degrees
  • General education courses for transfer
  • Small class size
  • Experienced faculty
  • Day/evening/online classes
  • Classes offered at several locations
  • Low tuition
  • Free tutors, student-centered
  • Eighty-four academic fields of study
  • Advisors available days and evenings

The total enrollment at Butler is 9,000 students per academic year. This includes nearly 700 international students from 80 countries.

Location:
  • Safe and peaceful
  • Centrally located in the USA
  • Mild climate with four seasons.

Our Area

The main campus is located in El Dorado, Kansas, a town with a population of 13,000. A major commuter campus is located in Andover, Kansas, population 10,000. Many students live in nearby Wichita (population 400,000) and enroll in classes at Andover (16K) and El Dorado (40K).

CLIMATE:

Although the climate is considered mild, there are four distinct seasons with variations of temperatures. In winter, there may be 3 to 6 inches of snow and the temperatures may vary from 20°F (-6C) to 60°F (16°C), but in summer the weather may be hot and sunny with temperatures between 75°F (24°C) and 100+°F (38°C).

TRANSPORTATION:
The nearest airport is located in Wichita. Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport is served by several major airlines including American, United, Delta, and others. Public transportation is limited to the Wichita metro area.
AIRPORT PICK-UP REQUEST:
If you will need to be met at the Wichita Mid-Continent airport, please send the arrival information to our e-mail address as early as possible so that we can make arrangements. We will need the following information:
  1. Name
  2. Country
  3. Date of Birth
  4. Arrival time and date
  5. Name of airline and flight number