Dr. James Bryan Smith, Friends University executive director of the Apprentice Institute for Christian Spiritual Formation and author of the bestselling book “The Good and Beautiful God,” will debut his first volume of a new book series this August. The new book is titled “The Magnificent Story: Uncovering a Gospel of Beauty, Goodness and Truth” […]

Friends University congratulates the recipients of the W.A. Young Excellence in Teaching Award and the Jan LaFever Award for Adjunct Teaching. The awards were presented at the University’s Commencement ceremony May 13. Dr. Patrick Mathews, professor of biology and program director of zoo science, received the W.A. Young Excellence in Teaching Award. Dr. Mathews challenges […]

Friends University will launch a new bachelor’s degree program in cyber security and will re-focus its computer information systems degree program for adult students this fall. Friends University is the only private college in the state of Kansas to offer a bachelor’s degree in cyber security. The addition of this degree follows Friends University’s successful […]

Friends University has the No. 1 Master of Education program among private universities in Kansas and is ranked at No. 32 in the nation according to College Choice. Friends is one of only two Kansas institutions on the list. This ranking follows U.S. News & World Report’s announcement, made earlier this year, which ranked Friends […]

The Friends University Community Orchestra will present its spring concert Tuesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Sebits Auditorium in the Riney Fine Arts Center. “We will be featuring Miller Concerto Competition winner Elyssa Day on Weber’s Concertino for Clarinet,” said Dan Racer, conductor. Additional selections include Borodin’s In the Steppes of Central Asia and […]

Friends University’s online Master of Business Administration with a Management Information Systems (MIS) concentration ranks No. 29 in the nation among online MBA programs in information and technology as assessed by onlinembatoday.com. The Friends University program is one of only two in Kansas listed among the top 50 programs, and Friends has the highest-ranked Kansas […]

Adults wishing to complete a bachelor’s or master’s degree are invited to attend an Open Enrollment Day Thursday, May 11, at the Friends University Wichita campus. This event will help prospective students learn more about how Friends University can help them invest in their education and their future. The “come and go” event is free […]