Emporia State University

Acceptance Rate 88.37 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $14,918
Student Population 5,615
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,301
Graduation Rate 50 %

Academic Overview

Emporia State University Campus, Emporia, KS
Emporia State University is a public, four-years institute located in Emporia, Kansas. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $7,000 for Kansas residents and $14,918 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,532 for Kansas residents and $18,353 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,615 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 88.37% and the graduation rate is 50% last year.
The salary after graduation from Emporia State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, ESU's tuition & fees is $7,000 for Kansas residents and $14,918 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $8,532 for in-state students and $18,353 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Kansas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at ESU. The acceptance rate of ESU is 88.37% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 38.36%. The average graduation rate is 50% and the transfer-out rate is 11%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,301 and 77% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,615 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Emporia State University is 88.37 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Emporia State University is 50 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Emporia State University is 11 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Emporia State University is 74 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Emporia State University is 5,615
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Emporia State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,301 at Emporia State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1 Kellogg Circle, Emporia, KS 66801-5415
Online Applicationwww.emporia.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Aidwww.emporia.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.emporia.edu/financial-aid/financial-information-consumers/net-price-calculator-tool/
Veterans Tuitionwww.emporia.edu/finaid/veterans/
Disability Servicewww.emporia.edu/academics-majors/academic-services-advising/student-accessibility-support-services/

Offered Degrees

ESU offers 99 major programs through online and on-site education where 15 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)10
Post-Bachelor's Certificate152
Post-Master's Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

Emporia State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:892)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,852)

Veterans Benefits

Emporia State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges