Emporia State University

Emporia, KS

Questions and Answers

Kade K.
2 months ago
Are Emporia State University’s scholarships based on merit or financial need?
Emporia State University
We have scholarships for both. Our Presidential Scholarship looks at your GPA and ACT/SAT. Our GPA Only scholarship does not require an ACT/SAT. In our scholarship library, there are other scholarships too.
Kade K.
2 months ago
What kind of scholarships and grants are their that you can get when attending Emporia State University?
Emporia State University
Chloe E.
2 months ago
Are freshmen required to live on campus at Emporia State University?
Emporia State University
Yes, unless you meet one of our qualifying criteria (ex. married, have a child, over 21, live within 35 miles).
McKensie A.
4 months ago
Does your school offer In Person classes?
Emporia State University
Yes! We have actually been in person all year. Last year (2020/2021) we were a combination, though.
Emma A.
5 months ago
Where can I find legacy scholarships opportunities that your school offers?
Emporia State University
ESU does not have any scholarships specific to legacy students. We do, however, have many many scholarships available.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Least Selective (85% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

53% White
6% Multiracial
5% Hispanic
3% Black
1% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Human Resources (HR) Director81k
Instructional Designer68k
Human Resources (HR) Manager68k
Payroll Administrator49k
Elementary School Teacher45k
Substance Abuse Counselor43k
Based on 2,401 student responses
44.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
78kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
61%in High-Meaning careers
9%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$20,714 / year
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