East Carolina University

Men's MCLA
10 / 10
23,071 Undergrads / 28,718 Students
3 / 10
$13,635 Net Price
2 / 10
79% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
41% / 66%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The Pirates play a variety of teams from nearby states like Georgia, South Carolina, and Virginia like University of Georgia, College of Charleston, and Virginia Tech. Their in-state road trips include teams like Elon, NC State, and Clemson.

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Where Grads Live
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greenville North Carolina Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Wilmington North Carolina Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Rocky Mount North Carolina Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Jacksonville North Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Fayetteville North Carolina Area
  • Goldsboro North Carolina Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
Where Grads Work
  • Wake County Public School System
  • Vidant Medical Center
  • BB&T
  • Wells Fargo
  • Cisco
  • US Army
  • Bank of America
  • Vidant Health
  • Office of University Development at East Carolina Unversity
  • IBM
  • GSK
  • NC State University
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
  • SAS
  • Carolinas Healthcare System
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Healthcare Services
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Arts and Design
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Community and Social Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Administrative
  • Program and Project Management
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
480 - 560
520 - 590
1050 - 1200
19 - 24
18 - 24
20 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 450 - 530 for SAT; 6 - 8 for ACT

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 19,235 7,479 11,756
% Admitted 79% 77% 80%
% Admits That Enroll 29% 32% 27%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.76
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (18%)
    Business (17%)
    Education (6%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (6%)
    Engineering Technology, General (6%)
    Public Health Education and Promotion (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (5%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (5%)
    Social Sciences (5%)
    General Studies (4%)
    Psychology, General (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (4%)
    Elementary Education and Teaching (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$7,238 $22,955
    Books & Supplies$1,490 $1,490
    Cost of Living$10,030 $10,030
    Personal Expenses$3,630 $3,630
    Sticker Price$22,388 $37,120

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    79% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship53%$8,194
    Federal Grants36%$4,925
    Pell Grants36%$4,752
    Other Federal4%$1,500
    State & Local Grants33%$2,771
    Institutional Grants45%$3,613
    Student Loans63%$7,254
    Federal Loans61%$5,381
    Other Loans9%$13,832

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $201 Million $6,991

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,442.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $18,250 $260

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 5.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 10,249 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $40,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.58 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 41% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 15 15
    Fondling 6 5
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 8 7
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 1
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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