Elizabeth City State University: Review & Facts

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Elizabeth City State University is a small four-year, public school with 2,880 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1891 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.

Elizabeth City State University is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
Elizabeth City State University will give you the option to obtain a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Elizabeth City State University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Criminal Justice, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The student retention rate at Elizabeth City State University is fair at 79% (well above North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Elizabeth City State University is low - 46%. Nearly 14% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Elizabeth City State University is pretty decent -- 15:1. Read more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,900
Average tuition prices are slightly high - about $13,300 per year. The additional fees at Elizabeth City State University (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,600; this makes it a total of $14,900 a year.

Read the details about Elizabeth City State 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
50%
According to government data, 2,894 applications were submitted and 1,458 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Elizabeth City State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,200
Elizabeth City State 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 Elizabeth City State 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.

Safety
Grade
D
Elizabeth City State University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,700 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: around $4,200 annually.

Army ROTC programs are available at Elizabeth City State University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Elizabeth City State University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Elizabeth City State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Elizabeth City State University, 1704 Weeksville Rd, Elizabeth City, North Carolina 27909, USA
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