About East Carolina University (ECU)
On Campus Housing
East Carolina University was listed in 1907 by the North Carolina General Assembly. It is the 3rd largest public university which is located in North Carolina with more than 28,000 strength of students. It is offering degrees at the Baccalaureate, Specialist, Master’s, and Doctorate levels. The East Carolina University is a home to 12 schools and colleges including the graduate school and honors college.
The student-to-faculty ratio of the university is 18:1.
The University's acceptance rate is 70%.
The university is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Online Education at ECU
The university proves to be a state leader and national trailblazer in distance education for the students by offering more than 90 online degree and certificate programs in Business, Technology, Health Care, Education, and other areas as the options to meet your objectives.
The online programs are designed to meet both of the academic goals and the professional needs to the working adults like you. The online degree programs are facilitated with the same as the faculties for the university’s offline degrees.
The university ensures that all the necessary tools and support services will be provided to the students for the successful completion of their degree.
Some of the student reviews are
The professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.
The university makes it easier for students to get the classes they want to study.
The workload of the programs is easier to manage in this university.
The rankings by US News and World Report are
It is ranked 103rd in Engineering Programs.
EC University Nursing is ranked 34th in Best Online Graduate Nursing.
Ranked 18thin Best Online Graduate Education Programs.
Ranked 91stin Best Online MBA Programs.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$57,608 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
East Carolina University helps students with their annual educational expenses by providing financial aids such as scholarships and grants. Students who are newly admitted can enroll for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using the school code for Federal Aid. The FAFSA form must be filled by the students to access the financial requirement and eligibility. ECU's federal school code 002923.
Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Direct PLUS Loan.
State Aid includes The North Carolina Education Lottery Scholarship, UNC Grant.
Institutional Aid includes The East Carolina University Grant, Raise Me Micro-Scholarship, Fulbright U.S. Scholars Program, Golden Key International Honor Society Scholarship, Gates Millennium Scholars Program, Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship.
Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program.