Is ESU a Good School for the Money?
Emporia State University Value Report
What is an ESU degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares ESU with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.
Within Kansas, ESU Offers Good Quality for a Good Price.
Emporia State University is ranked #6 out of #28 in Kansas for quality and #4 out of #24 for Kansas value.
This makes it a good quality for a good price in the state.
Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the ESU financial aid page to be sure.
Above Average Value Nationwide
Emporia State University is ranked #425 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Emporia State University is a good value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced competitively based on the quality of the education provided.
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|William Carey University||$96,399||A|
|Pittsburg State University||$101,918||A-|
|Emporia State University||$114,499||B|
|University of Pittsburgh - Bradford||$120,917||B-|
|California State University - San Bernardino||$127,497||C-|
|The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga||$135,799||D|
|Pennsylvania State University - Abington||$161,433||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $114,499 in Total
On average, a bachelor's degree from ESU will cost you about $114,499. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $25,220 and a typical 4.54 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$25,220|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.54|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$114,499|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average ESU student takes 4.54 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your ESU degree may cost less than average.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
Most students will not pay the full sticker price and few students fit perfectly into averages.
Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at ESU.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$137,998||#255||A-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$108,252||#508||B|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$94,082||#4||A-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$64,336||#4||A-|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Kansas.
About 98% of ESU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what ESU financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates average total cost by multiplying net price by time to graduation. We then compare the average total cost to other schools of a similar quality to determine value. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.
Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.