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Elizabeth City State University
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  • 4 Year
  • ELIZABETH CITY, NC

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade C+

About

1704 WEEKSVILLE RD
ELIZABETH CITY, NC 27909
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association
From Elizabeth City State University

ECSU offers over 30 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, with several online degree options. From business to education to aviation and emergency management, ECSU prepares students to compete in the global work force. We achieve our commitment to the highest quality education by maintaining a rigorous focus on academic excellence through liberal arts programs and using innovative and flexible technology-based instruction models to enhance our signature areas: integrating technology with education, improving human health and wellness, and advancing the natural and aviation sciences.

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Elizabeth City State University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
July 15
Acceptance Rate
77%
SAT Range
860-1070
ACT Range
15-19
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$4,085 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,427 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 39 responses
65%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 40 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 40 responses

Majors

NC PROMISE

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Our promise is simple: Making higher education affordable with the NC Promise program, reducing tuition rates significantly, and ensuring access for all, regardless of financial status. $500/semester for NC residents, $2500/semester for out-of-state residents.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
4
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
4
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    45%
  • On Campus
    34%
  • Online
    21%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,627 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
329
Undergrads Over 25
23%
Pell Grant
67%
Varsity Athletes
12%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 16 responses
  • Interesting
    44%
  • Lively
    38%
  • Outgoing
    13%
  • Druggies
    6%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
45%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 38 responses
Poll
59%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 46 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Challenging yet fun
    50%
  • You have to make your own fun or else its boring
    44%
  • Small -paced
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$30,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
40%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 20 responses

Elizabeth City State University Reviews

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