Wright Career College


10975 El Monte
Overland Park, KS, 66211

Number of Students

Degrees Offered
Certificate, Associate's

Type of Institution
Private not-for-profit- 2-year

In-state Tuition

Financial Aid
Yes! 97% of first-time beginning undergraduates received financial aid.

About Wright Career College


Wright Career College- an Institution of Higher Learning that serves a culturally diverse population- encourages critical thinking and effective communication- while providing essential professional competencies for success in the 21st century global community.


Wright Career College strives to be recognized in the higher learning community as an innovator for the development of competency based career programs. To this end- Wright will provide students with opportunities to develop professional competencies in careers that meet the needs of a 21st century global community and are best suited to each student’s aptitude- achievement- interest- motivation and personality.


Students choose a pathway to a diploma or academic degree. The programs are designed to develop competencies necessary to achieve the student’s career objective. The College utilizes a combination of traditional lecture- guided lecture and laboratory learning systems to develop the competencies in careers that meet the needs of a 21st century global community.

The competencies that are facilitated through its administration- faculty and curricula are:

· Core competencies necessary to perform effectively those career tasks required of his or her profession

· Professional competencies that lead to exemplary performance- efficient productivity and personal accountability to themselves and their employer

· Communication and Critical Thinking competencies to provide a meaningful and broad based general education that prepares students to better function in their community- the business world and the global society

2010-2011 data from U.S. Department of Education

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