East Carolina University, founded in 1907, is a public university. It is a progressive doctoral-granting institution with the feel of a small college. Much interpersonal contact among professor of all levels with undergraduate, graduate and professional students. Programs are offered through the College of Arts and Sciences, the Graduate School, and the Schools of Allied Health Sciences, Art, Business, Education, Health and Human Performance, Human Environmental Sciences, Industry and Technology, Medicine, Music, Nursing, and Social Work. Its 392-acre main campus and 46-acre medical campus are located in Greenville. 46 additional acres are located in a nearby county. Most campus facilities have been constructed since the 1970s.

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collegeType
Public
studentType
Coed
23,081
Undergraduates
9,902
Men - 42.9%
13,180
Women - 57.1%
5,570
Graduate Students
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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
79% of 19,234 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.31
SAT Math
551 average
510-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
559 average
520-600 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $23,359
Out-of-state: $42,423
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,239
Out-of-state: $26,303
Room and Board
$10,136
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Freshman Award
$9,468
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$23,709
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,239
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
12%
10-19
18%
20-29
30%
30-39
10%
40-49
12%
50-99
11%
Over 100
6%
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Not reported Population
89,130
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Students in College Housing
25% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Pirate
Sororities
8% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.6%
Asian
2.5%
Black/African-American
15.7%
Hispanic/Latino
7.6%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
3.9%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.1%
White
66.7%
Unknown
2.9%
International Students
0.5% from 63 countries
First-Year Students Returning
81.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
41.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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