Cowley College


Cowley College Catalog

Cowley College CatalogCowley College is a community college and a vocational/technical school with seven locations in south central Kansas and an online college.

With more than 80 majors and degree possibilities, we can prepare you to transfer to a four-year program or to enter the workforce with a two-year job-ready degree. We can meet your educational needs.

Our catalog provides detailed information about each of our academic degrees and Programs.

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The catalog is published in four sections.

Section 1:

Enrollment Guide

  • Contact Information
  • Academic Calendar
  • Locations
  • Admissions Information
  • Enrollment
  • Costs
  • Payment of Tuition, Fees, and Plans
  • Scholarships
  • Financial Aid
  • Veterans’ Education Benefits
  • Registration Guidelines
  • Academic and Student Support Services
  • Involvement Opportunities
  • Degree Requirements
  • Degree Requirements for Graduation
  • Courses to Fulfil General Education Requirements
  • College Overview & Notices
  • Academic Policies and Procedures
  • Academic Fresh Start
  • Academic Progress
  • Access to Student Information
  • Advanced Standing Credit
  • College Credit for Life Experiences
  • College Level Examination Program
  • Attendance and Class Work
  • Auditing a Class
  • Cancellation of Classes
  • Credit Hour
  • Credit Transferred from other Colleges
  • Final Examinations
  • Full-Time Status
  • Student Appeal of Course Grades
  • Grading System
  • Honors
  • Records on Hold
  • Refunds for Cancelled Classes
  • Repeating a Class
  • Semester System
  • Students Receiving Federal Financial Aid
  • Transcripts
  • Verification of Enrollment
  • Withdrawal from Courses
  • Withdrawal - Administrative
  • Complete Withdrawal
  • Withdrawal (Partial)
  • Student Policies and Procedures
  • Academic Code of Conduct
  • Institutional Academic Integrity
  • Misconduct Disciplinary Action
  • Due Process
  • Student Code of Conduct
  • Student Right to Know

Section 3: Course Descriptions

  • Over four hundred Course Descriptions are listed by prefix and include the course number, credit hours, course title, prerequisites, and content description.
  • KRSN Numbers: Courses that currently have a Kansas Regents Shared Number (Common Course Numbers designated by the Kansas System Wide Transfer Course Matrix effective Fall 2013) are indicated by their associated KRSN number.
  • Links to Course Procedures.
  • Each Course Description include a link to its associated Course Procedure.

Section 4: Degrees and Certificates

  • This section of the catalog includes a degree grid for over ninety degrees and certificates. The grids suggest a Plan of Study that indicates which courses should be taken each semester.
  • Cowley College offers Associate of Arts Degree (AA), Associate of General Studies (AGS), Associate of Applied Science (AAS), and Vocational Certificates.