ECPI University: Review & Facts

ECPI University
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ECPI University is a large four-year, private for-profit school with 9,840 students enrolled. This college was established in 1966 and is one of the 11 colleges located in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
ECPI University will give you the opportunity to obtain a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

ECPI University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Computer Science, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Management, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
59%
ECPI University student retention rate is low at 59% (below Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at ECPI University is low: 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at ECPI University is reasonably decent - 20:1. Learn more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,500
Average tuition charges are slightly high, around $14,000 per academic year. The additional fees at ECPI University not covered by tuition are nearly $500; which totals $14,500 per year.

Read the details about ECPI University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
76%
According to government data, 2,098 applications were submitted and 1,596 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at ECPI University is $100.00. The graduate application fee is $100.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at ECPI University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (757) 490-9090 or check ECPI University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
ECPI University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at ECPI University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at ECPI University.

Based on the college crime data, ECPI University appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

ECPI University Location and Maps



Post Address: ECPI University, 5555 Greenwich Rd Ste 300, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462, USA
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