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East Carolina University is a Public, 4 years college located in Greenville, North Carolina. ECU ranked 301st in National Universities and 27th in North Carolina Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 27,151 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. ECU's acceptance rate is 92.00% last year (undergraduate school).
East Carolina University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of East Carolina University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||East 5th Street, Greenville, NC 27858-4353|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.ecu.edu/cs-acad/financial/netprice-calculator.cfm|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of East Carolina University is 92.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%. The application fees are $75 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||92.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||19.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$75|
|Graduate Application Fees||$75|
Tuition & Fees
ECU's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,325 for North Carolina residents and $23,602 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 0.12% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($23,574).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $7,622 for North Carolina residents and $20,771 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 0.13% compared to the last year's rate.
|North Carolina Residents||Out-of-State|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$7,325||$23,602|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$7,622||$20,771|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 27,151 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 8,218 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. ECU has 21,688 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 5,463 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services
ECU offers 259 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 120 out of the 259 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by ECU
|Number of programs||259 Programs|
|Number of online programs||120 Programs|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|