Emporia State University (ESU) is located in Kansas, in the Heart of America. Founded in 1863, ESU offers Bachelor, Master, and Ph.D. programs. ESU is organized into four colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business (AACSB-I accredited), Teachers College and School of Library Science and Information Management. ESU enrolls about 6,114 students who enjoy an intimate teaching environment (faculty/student ratio is 1:18). Princeton Review and The U.S. News and World Report ranked ESU among the Best Universities in the Midwest and the FBI ranked ESU the safest campus in Kansas.
ESU is a global community. Students come from more than 46 U.S. States and from more than 45 countries. Students come to ESU seeking quality education, affordable tuition, and limitless opportunities to become involved on campus.
The City of Emporia (26,000 pop) is located in Central-East Kansas, in the scenic Flint Hills. Emporia is a business center and self-supported City. Students at ESU enjoy the urban life with immediate access to outdoor adventures. Two major highways connect ESU with larger metropolitan areas (Kansas City, Topeka, and Wichita) in less than 90 minutes..
Emporia State University arranges ground transportation at the beginning of each semester, from Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to campus.
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Placement availabilities may change at any time. Please reference the school's profile page on NSE.org for updated information.
These prices are estimates and are subject to change. Please reference the host university site for accurate details.
Programs of Study Open to NSE Students
For an accurate list of programs of study open to NSE students, please reference the list of "Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students" on the NSE School Profile for Emporia State University.
This list is maintained by the host NSE coordinator and is kept up-to-date. All classes taken while on an NSE exchange will transfer back as LSU credit. The LSU NSE coordinator will work with you to determine course equivalencies.
For a full list of special conditions, please visit www.NSE.org and search the NSE section of the APA website.
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
Full-year exchange Accepted
Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
Non-Native English Speakers
TOEFL: must have a score of 530 paper, 200 computer or 72 Internet