Emporia State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Emporia, Kansas Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,797

Avg in-state tuition

$20,714

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Emporia State University

Emporia State University is a medium-sized public university located on a rural campus in Emporia, Kansas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,877, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 85%. The university offers 49 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,797, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $20,714.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

85% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 85%

Retention Rate 77%

Graduation Rate 50%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 950-1055

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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67%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

53%

Unknown

27%

Two or more races

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Hispanic

4%

Black

3%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

38% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

38%

State Grant Aid

22%

Institution Grant Aid

80%

Pell Grant

38%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,808
State Grant Aid $1,087
Institution Grant Aid $3,672
Pell Grant Aid $4,470
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.