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Academics + Majors

Offering distinctive academic programs that prepare students for success

Emporia State Academics + Majors

Undergraduate programs

The possibilities are endless with academic programs infused with high-impact learning experiences.

Graduate Programs

The Graduate School offers flexible and distinctive curricula designed to advance your career. With on-campus and online programs available, there is a path for you.

Colleges + Schools

School of Humanities + Social Sciences

The School of Humanities + Social Sciences includes the disciplines of English + Modern Language, Communication, Social Sciences, Sociology + Criminology and Intensive English.

School of Business + Technology

The School of Business + Technology includes the disciplines of Accounting + Technology, Informatics, Economics and Business Administration.

The Teachers College

The Teachers College offers education programs including Elementary/Early Childhood and Special Education and School Leadership and Middle/Secondary Education.

School of Library and Information Management

The School of Library and Information Management offers two ALA-accredited degree programs, Master of Library Science and Ph.D. in Library and Information Management, and several certificate options.

Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies

The Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies includes the general studies degree, interdisciplinary studies degree and the ethnic, gender + identity studies program.

School of Science + Mathematics

The School of Science + Mathematics includes the disciplines of Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Chemistry, Earth Science, Physical Science and Physics.

School of Visual + Performing Arts

The School of Visual + Performing Arts includes the disciplines of Art, Music and Theatre.

School of Applied Health Sciences

The School of Applied Health Sciences includes the disciplines of Counselor Education, Health, Physical Education + Recreation, Nursing and Psychology.

Research + Grants

Emporia States believes that best way to learn is to do. Research opportunities, community projects, internships and other hands-on learning activities will prepare you for your future career, giving you real-world experiences other new graduates won't have.

Undergraduate Research

At Emporia State University, students have the unique opportunity to conduct research alongside faculty at the undergraduate level.

Research and Creativity Day

Research and Creativity Day provides a platform for all students and faculty to compete and showcase research projects and visual and performing arts.

Research and Grants

Faculty and students can submit proposals and find funding for initiatives with guidance from the Research Grants office.

Building on International Trip

Study Abroad

Study abroad programs at ESU will take you around the globe.

Study Abroad

Academic Services + Advising

The Student Advising Center (SAC) provides academic advising and guidance to first-year and undeclared students.


Academic Center for Excellence and Success (ACES) offers free academic services to students, including tutoring, workshops, success coaching and more.


Student Accessibility and Support Services ensures students with documented disabilities who self-disclose have full and equal access to the programs and services of ESU and are not discriminated against because of their disability.


Career Services is committed to helping students decide on a major, develop a career plan, gain experience, find employment and apply to a graduate/professional school.

Academic Affairs

Ensuring academic excellence and integrity of ESU.

Academic Calendar

First and last day of classes, vacation and holidays, final exams and commencement dates.

Office of the Registrar

Learn about enrollment + registration to the university.