Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Kansas
Fast Facts: University of Kansas fans are especially partial to one of the state’s nicknames, the “Jayhawk State.” The capital city is Topeka, while the largest city is Wichita.
Kansas Careers: As of 2008, U.S. Census data estimated Kansas’s population at just over 2.8 million. Forbes Magazine recently ranked Kansas as the 28th “Best State for Business.”
Kansas Career Education: Kansas ranked 7th in a 2009 K-12 “Academic Achievement” study by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Kansas Economy: Kansas typically leads the nation in wheat, sorghum and sunflower production, particularly apt in that its official nickname is … the “Sunflower State.”
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