East Central College: Review & Facts

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East Central College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,225 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1968 and is the only institution located in Union, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
31
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at East Central College.

East Central College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 31 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical, Industrial Technologies, and Art. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
55%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at East Central College is low at 55% (way below Missouri average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at East Central College is very low - 23%. Roughly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at East Central College is reasonably decent, 18:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,600
Low
Average tuition pricing is very low, about $4,100 a year. The additional fees at East Central College not covered by tuition are around $500; this totals $4,600 per academic year.

Read the details about East Central College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting your 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) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at East Central College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (636) 584-6500 or check East Central College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
East Central College provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at East Central College, 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 present there is no on-campus housing at East Central College.

Based on the college crime data, East Central College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

East Central College Location and Maps



Post Address: East Central College, 1964 Prairie Dell Rd, Union, Missouri 63084, USA
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