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East Carolina University

Greenville, NC
University Website: www.ecu.edu
Apply Online: https://pirateport.ecu.edu/pirateport/
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East Carolina University is a public, coeducational, doctoral/research university in Greenville, North Carolina, United States. Named East Carolina University by statute and commonly known as ECU or East Carolina, the university is the third-largest university in North Carolina. With a Fall 2012 enrollment of 26,947 students, it is the fastest-growing campus in the University of North Carolina system for six consecutive years.

Founded on March 8, 1907 as a teacher training school, East Carolina has historical strengths in education, nursing, business, music, theater, and medicine, and offers over 100 Bachelor degree programs, 85 master's degrees, 21 doctoral programs, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Dental Medicine, and 62 certificates.

The school also serves the region and the world through The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University and the East Carolina Heart Institute (homes of the world’s first robotic mitral valve repair and creators of the Greenville Gastric Bypass bariatric procedure), the Leo W. Jenkins Cancer Center, the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, the Small Business Institute, Institute for Coastal Science and Policy, Center for Sustainable Tourism, Center for Natural Hazards, Center for GIScience, Center for Applied Computational Studies.

East Carolina has grown from 43 acres (17 ha) in 1907 to almost 1,600 acres (647 ha) today. The university's academic facilities are located on four properties: Main, Health Sciences, West Research facility, and the Field Station for Coastal Studies in New Holland, North Carolina. The nine undergraduate colleges, graduate school, and four professional schools are all located on these four properties. All of the non-health sciences majors are located on the main campus. The College of Nursing, College of Allied Health Sciences, The Brody School of Medicine and School of Dental Medicine are located on the health science campus. There are nine social sororities, 16 social fraternities, four historically black sororities, five historically black fraternities, one Native American fraternity, and one Native American sorority. Along with Greek life, there are over 300 registered clubs on campus

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $15,927.00 avg tuition

East 5th Street
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
(252) 328-6131

Apply online Admissions:
www.ecu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.ecu.edu/financial/

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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East Carolina University

Statistics:
Applied 15,085
Admitted 10,489 70%
Enrolled total 4,210
Full Time: 4,201
Part Time 9
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 460 550
SAT Math 490 570
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 450 540
ACT Composite 20 24
ACT English 18 23
ACT Math 19 24
ACT Writing 5 7
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 81%
4-year graduation rate 30%
6-year graduation rate 57%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Do not know
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

East Carolina University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $3,348.00 $3,348.00 $15,927.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,016.00 $2,016.00 $2,016.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $140.00 $140.00 $664.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $3,557.00 $3,557.00 $14,351.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $2,016.00 $2,016.00 $2,016.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $198.00 $198.00 $797.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,220.00 $8,220.00 $4,138.00
Other Expenses $4,138.00 $4,138.00 $4,138.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $60.00
Graduate Application Fee $60.00
Books and Supplies $1,106.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 73%
Percent receiving grant aid 52%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,552.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 63%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,084.00

East Carolina University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Biomedical Sciences, General X
Exercise Physiology X
Molecular Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Accounting and Business/Management X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry X
Finance, General X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X X
Information Science/Studies X
Information Technology X
EDUCATION
Adult and Continuing Education Administration X
Art Teacher Education X X
Business Teacher Education X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Drama and Dance Teacher Education X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
French Language Teacher Education X
German Language Teacher Education X
Health Teacher Education X X
History Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X X
Music Teacher Education X X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Special Education and Teaching, Other X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X
Technical Teacher Education X
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education X X
ENGINEERING
Computer Software Engineering X
Engineering, General X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician X
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General X
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other X
Industrial Technology/Technician X X
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Apparel and Textiles, General X
Child Development X
Family and Community Services X X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Dietetics/Dietitian X
Environmental Health X X
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling X
Music Therapy/Therapist X X
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X
Physician Assistant X
Public Health Education and Promotion X X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling X
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy X X
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
Public/Applied History X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library and Information Science X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
Systems Science and Theory X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other X
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, Other X
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Clinical Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Applied Economics X
Economics, General X
Geography X X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Dance, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X X
Interior Design X
Music Performance, General X X
Music Theory and Composition X X

East Carolina University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
NRF Next Generation Scholarship Up to $25,000 October 14, 2016

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