Emporia State University

Emporia State University, located in Kansas, is a diverse and inclusive campus in which you will be at the center of our global community. Emporia State University welcomes students from all over the world. With eight percent of our student population coming from more than 35 countries, our students study a multitude of subjects and find many ways to become involved in our global community.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (6)
Humanities (5)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (5)
Arts, Design & Architecture (4)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Medicine & Health (2)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)



Since 1863, Emporia State University has prepared teachers in nationally acclaimed teacher education programs. For the last 40 years, outstanding and highly accredited programs in Business, Library and Information Management, and Liberal Arts and Sciences have prepared our students to take their place in a competitive and increasingly global society.


Career Services at Emporia State University will help you: decide on a major, gain internship experience, find employment, or apply to graduate/professional school. We specialize in:

  • Career Counseling
  • Part-Time Employment
  • Internships
  • Job Search Strategies
  • Graduate or Professional School


Student services

Individual counseling helps you to clarify your concerns, gain insight into yourself and others, and learn ways to most effectively cope and/or resolve problems. During your first meetings, a counselor will be attempting to gain an understanding of you and your concerns. Then together, you will set goals for what you would like to accomplish. As counseling progresses, your goals evolve and change.

Housing services

Our Residence Halls provide you with all the comforts of a home away from home and an engaging educational experience. You will be right at the heart of campus and in the middle of the action! When you live on campus you get safety, convenience and a supportive and exciting community. You are close to classes and plus you get all inclusive billing. You get rent, food, electricity, utilities, laundry, A/C, Internet and peace of mind all in one.

Library services


  • ABI/Inform
  • Academic Search Premier
  • Access Military, Government & Defense
  • ACLS Humanities E-Books
  • AHFS Consumer Medication Information
  • American Chemical Society Web Editions
  • Biological Abstracts
  • Business Source Premier - Business Searching Interface
  • Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database
  • Communication and Mass Media Complete
  • Dissertations and Theses@Emporia State University

Medical services

  • Any student currently enrolled for the semester at Emporia State University is eligible for basic health services.
  • Families of students are not eligible to use Student Health Services but can find treatment on a sliding fee scale at the Flint Hills Community Health Center nearby or a local private provider.

Student Life

Campus life

Undergraduate and graduate coursework is available on our main campus in Emporia. Selected programs are available at our Emporia State Kansas City; at Kansas City Kansas Community College; and at Butler Community College in El Dorado, KS. New partnerships with Community Colleges across the state and a wide selection of online offerings take Emporia State to the student, wherever he or she might be.

Sports facilities

In harmony with the fundamental mission of Emporia State University and purposes of the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association, the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics believes that a well-conducted athletics program, based on sound educational principles and practices, places the welfare of the student-athlete as the primary concern.

Student clubs

  • Black Student Union
  • Chinese Student & Scholars Association
  • Phi Iota Alpha Latino Fraternity
  • Hispanic American Leadership Organization
  • Japanese Association Sakura
  • Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc.
  • People Respsecting Individuality & Diversity In Education (P.R.I.D.E.)
  • The Sphinx Club - Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Interest Group
  • Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
  • The Fraternal Order of Classy Gentlemen: Sigma Rhomeo
  • Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity (URGE)
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority


  • HLC (Higher Learning Commission) - North Central Association of the United States.

Emporia, Kansas, United States