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

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Elizabeth City State is a public university located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. As a historically black college, Elizabeth City State has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,516 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Elizabeth City State acceptance rate is 66%. Popular majors include Business, Criminal Justice and Safety Studies, and Liberal Arts and Humanities. Graduating 39% of students, Elizabeth City State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $23,700.

About

1704 Weeksville Rd
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association

Elizabeth City State University Rankings

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Elizabeth City State Admissions

Acceptance Rate
66%
Application Deadline
June 30
SAT Range
880-1050
ACT Range
16-20
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$2,465 / 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
$9,191 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 39 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 38 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 38 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
5
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
5
How Students Learn
  • All
    10%
  • None
    60%
  • Some
    30%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,516 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
176
Undergrads Over 25
13%
Pell Grant
75%
Varsity Athletes
14%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Interesting
    50%
  • Lively
    43%
  • Druggies
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
44%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 36 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 44 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 16 responses
  • You have to make your own fun or else its boring
    50%
  • Challenging yet fun
    44%
  • Small -paced
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$30,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
39%
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

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