85%

Acceptance Rate

$6,195

Avg.Financial Aid

001927

FAFSA Code

About Emporia State University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

5,796

Website

www.emporia.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Emporia State University (ESU) is a public institution established in the year 1863 and the first class was started in the year 1865. It is a military-friendly institution that is spread around 218 acres and consists of 70 buildings. It changed its name four times with respect to the growth. The school was founded as Kansas Normal School and finally got the current name in 1977.

The university offers 200+ programs across various domains in majors and minors. The total graduation rate of the university is 44% with a student-teacher ratio of 18:1 which makes it very easy to have a one on one session with faculty members easily.

The current total student population is 5,796 which includes 3,884 full-time and 2,003 part-time students.

The institute is accredited to the Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

The university also provides online education in a wide range of programs for professionals intending to provide them opportunities to enhance their skills and improve their marketability.

Location & Contact

Address

1 Kellogg Circle

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6203411200
Fax: 6203415073
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Rankings

The university has been ranked #1 in the lowest student loans for an online university in the state of Kansas.

According to USNews, Emporia State University is ranked:

  • 95 in Regional Universities Midwest

  • 68 in Top Performers on Social Mobility

  • 24 in Top Public Schools

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

85%

SAT Range

900 - 1178

ACT Range

19 - 25

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

From the above table it is very clear that in order to apply to Emporia State University, students must fill the application form, the application fees for the undergraduate program is $30 and for the graduate program, it is $50.

The university asks for the candidates to fulfill the admission requirements to move the process further. The candidates are required to submit their secondary school GPA along with their secondary school record and their admission test scores such as SATs or ACTs.

Candidates are not required to complete the college-preparatory program but it is recommended.

The average ACT required by the university is 21 or higher. In addition, the SAT range of 900-1178 is expected.

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To understand the process of application, scores, and requirements, follow the link below to our Admissions Page

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$13,670

Average Annual Cost

$5,154

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$1,604

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,910

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,420

Total One Year Cost

$20,088

It's never a good idea to stop your education for financial reasons. From the above tuition table, it is clear that the average annual cost is $5,154 and the net price is $13,670.

In addition to the above cost, the following are the cost that you would incur for attending ESU.

Room and board - $8,910

Other expenses - $1,604

Books & Supplies - 1,000

The total one year cost is $20,088. The tuition at ESU is pretty affordable when compared to other institutions.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

75%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$129

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Teacher Education and Professional...

122 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

72 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

64 Graduates

Psychology, General

43 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

34 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

33 Graduates

Public Health

33 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

28 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

27 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

26 Graduates

Biology, General

21 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

21 Graduates

Sociology

21 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

20 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

19 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

17 Graduates

Economics

15 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

13 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

12 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

9 Graduates

History

9 Graduates

Marketing

9 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

8 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

7 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

7 Graduates

Mathematics

5 Graduates

Music

5 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Political Science and Government

4 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

3 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

3 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,569

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

37%

Full-time

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

37%

US National: 44%

Female

63%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

68% White

3% Unknown

4% Black

7% Hispanic

10% Two or more races

7% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

9%

Out Of State

91%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$56,675 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

29%

Averege Housing Cost

$5,280/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,632/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,632/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Hornets

School Colors

black and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Mid-America Intercollegiate Ath Assoc

Total Male Athletes

236

Total Female Athletes

117

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

13

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$37,100/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$13,511

$30,090

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$140 - 312

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

91%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,195

Students Receiving Federal Grants

41%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,547

Students Receiving State Aid

26%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,054

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

81%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,310

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$7,671

$30K - $48K

$6,411

$48K - $75K

$4,132

$75K - $110K

$1,934

> $110K

$1,747

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$585,385

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,829,697

The financial assistance department at the university assists students to get the necessary monetary benefits to pay for their education in the form of grants, loans, and scholarships. Students looking for financial aid must file FAFSA to receive SAR to determine the financial position of a student's family.

Emporia State University (ESU) federal school code is 001927.

Note: Grants and scholarships need not be repaid by the students whereas the loans are to be repaid with interest.

Various ways through which a student receives aid are given below:

Gift Aid - $6,195

Federal Grants - $4,547

State Aid - $1,054

Institutional Grants - $4,310

Head to our financial aid page by clicking below to know more options available for you to pay for your education.