Undergraduate Degrees

If you are ready to earn your bachelor’s degree, take a few minutes to explore the many opportunities ESU offers. All programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, and many hold the highest program accreditation available. Your learning will be challenging and engaging, and will take place both in and out of the classroom.

Graduate Degrees

Emporia State offers serious students many opportunities to further their education through graduate study.  We offer a comprehensive selection of highly respected graduate degree, certificate and licensure programs in a wide variety of academic disciplines. Our academic departments look forward to talking with you personally about your graduate studies.

Online/Off-campus Programs

Emporia State offers excellent online/off-campus programs for bachelor’s and graduate degrees.  These are perfect for students who have to balance work, family and learning.

Undergraduate Degrees        Graduate Degrees

Certificates & Licensure Programs

These engaging programs are for professionals who want to earn additional credentials to enhance their skills or to increase their marketability or salary potential.

Course Schedule

Whether planning for an entire semester, or just looking for a course that sounds fun or interesting, chances are we offer exactly what you're looking for.

Learn More

Find the program that is right for you in ESU’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, School of Library and Information Management, School of Business, or Teachers College.


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The Registrar’s office will assist you with questions about enrollment, transcripts, residency issues, readmission, class schedules, and offers a wide variety of other support services.

Academic Calendar
  • August 18
    Residence Halls Open
  • August 22
    Classes begin
  • September 2
    Last day to enroll in classes. Last day of official drop period no transcript entry for classes dropped on or before this date. Last day to withdraw from the university with full refund
  • September 5
    Labor Day Holiday--no classes.
  • October 18
    Midterm grades are due
  • October 20-21
    Fall Break, no classes
  • October 28
    Last day to withdraw from a full semester class and receive automatic "W" on transcript. Last day to drop 2nd Block classes
  • November 11
    Veterans' Day Holiday, no classes
  • November 21
    Last day to withdraw from a 2nd Block class and receive automatic "W" on transcript
  • November 22
    Thanksgiving vacation begins at 10:00 p.m
  • December 9
    Last day of classes
  • December 12-16
    Final examinations
  • December 17

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