East Carolina University

Greenville, North Carolina

Overview

AddressEast 5th Street
School Websitewww.ecu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

East Carolina University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Greenville, North Carolina that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 17,499 students applied to East Carolina University. Of those students, 14,384 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in East Carolina University was $4,452, in addition to fees of $2,736. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend East Carolina University.

East Carolina University has a 65% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The East Carolina University acceptance rate is 82%. To put this into perspective, 14,384 of the 17,499 students who applied to East Carolina University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in East Carolina University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into East Carolina University had an SAT score between the range of 1,040 and 1,190. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for East Carolina University was between 20 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to East Carolina University as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At East Carolina University, the tuition for in-state residents is $4,452. Combined with fees of $2,736, room and board costs of $10,354, other expenses of $2,698 and the $1,432 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $21,672.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $23,465 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in East Carolina University to $37,949 for out-of-state students.

Students at East Carolina University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at East Carolina University was $4,802 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 38%.

East Carolina University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to East Carolina University.

East Carolina University has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are North Carolina residents; in fact, 88% of all students reside in North Carolina. However, 11% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at East Carolina University is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from East Carolina University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 23% students enroll at East Carolina University part-time; the other 22,087 students enrolled full-time.

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