Experience Our Area
Located in the Heart of the U.S.
Butler Community College is located in the state of Kansas, in the heart of the United States. While studying at Butler, it is easy to explore the country and American culture due to Butler's central geographic location. Within a day’s drive of the college,there are opportunities to ski in Colorado, see the arch in St. Louis, or attend a soccer game in Kansas City.
This is home to the main campus of Butler Community College. El Dorado, with a population of close to 13,000, has a hometown feel. Downtown has unique shops, local eateries and community fun. The nearby lake provides fishing and camping opportunities, as well as beautiful trails for running or exercise. El Dorado is located only 30 minutes from Wichita, the largest city in Kansas.
Butler's largest campus is located in Andover, Kansas. Many students commute to this campus and typically live in nearby Wichita, located only five minutes away. Because our Andover campus is so close to the city, students are able to take advantage of top-notch theatre, Broadway shows and world-class musicians.
Wichita, the largest city in Kansas is easily accessible from Butler’s eight campuses. Popular attractions include the zoos, numerous museums, and historic districts - Old Town. The many restaurants and eateries provide ample opportunity for students to enjoy the local flavor of the city.
Only a short three-hour drive from Butler, Kansas City is a cultural staple to the Midwest. Famous for its barbecue, the Kansas City Royals baseball team, and the Kansas City Chiefs football team activities are limited only by how much time you have to spend there. With world-class museums, sports games, amusement parks and shopping, the city provides an excellent weekend get-away.