School Overview

Emporia State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Emporia, Kansas. ESU ranked 9th in Kansas Colleges and 28th in Federal Region VII.
It has a total enrollment of 5,828 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. ESU's acceptance rate is 88.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Emporia State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1 Kellogg Circle, Emporia, KS 66801-5415
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Emporia State University is 88.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 38.00%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate88.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

ESU's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,001 for Kansas residents and $14,918 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,532 for Kansas residents and $18,353 for out-of-students.
Kansas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,001$14,918
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,532$18,353
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 5,828 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 2,511 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. ESU has 3,181 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,647 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,828
Undergraduate Students3,181
Graduate Students2,647
Online Enrollment2,511

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs86 Programs
Number of online programs26 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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