FAST FACTS
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Location:Emporia
Setting:Urban
Population:25,000
Enrollment:6,033
On Campus:14%
Language:English
Calendar:Semester
Approximate:
  • Fall 08/18-12/12
  • Spring 01/21-05/15

Tuition & Payments
PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:
$3,800

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
PLAN B

Campus Diversity
74%Caucasian
5%African American
6%Hispanic
1%Asian American
0%Native American
9%International
5%Other


Campus Links
Home Page


NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office


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 6,000 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.

Campus Location - 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.

Helpful Information - Emporia State University arranges ground transportation at the beginning of each semester, from Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to campus.

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Therapy, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Glass, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture

Athletics: Athletic Training

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Botany/Plant Sciences, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Physiology, Zoology

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, International Business, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing

Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry

Communications: Communication, Journalism, Organizational Communication

Criminal Justice: Crime and Society

Earth Sciences: Earth Science

Economics: Economics

English: English

Environmental Studies: Ecology

Foreign Language: French, German, Spanish

Health and Safety Sciences: Health Promotion, Nursing

History: History

Information Studies: Computer Information Systems

Mathematics: Mathematics, Statistics

Performing Arts: Music Performance, Piano Pedagogy

Physics: Physics

Political Science: Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs

Psychology: Psychology

Recreation: Recreation

Sociology/Social Work: Social Science, Sociology

Theater: Performance and Directing

Closed Programs
Nursing

Limitations
Nursing

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • 2.5 GPA
  • None
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Non-Native English Speakers
  • TOEFL: must have a score of 530 paper, 200 computer or 72 Internet
  • IELTS: must have a score of 6
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • Available
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will accept on Plan B
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan B: 18
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 8/13/2014.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Housing Deposit: $145 Semester Plan B Mandatory
Health Insurance: $620 Semester Plan B Optional
ID Card: $15 Year Plan B Mandatory
Parking Fee: $90 Year Plan B Mandatory
Orientation Fee: $200 Year Plan B Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $536 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan B
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Canada
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 8/13/2014.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Double: $2,100
  • Per semester unless otherwise noted
  • On campus living encouraged
  • Maximum housing reserved for women: 10
  • Maximum housing reserved for men: 10
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $450
  • Proximity to campus: 0
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Meal Plans Per Semester
  • Meal purchase is not required for on campus living.
  • $1700 declining balance plan.


All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.