Edgecombe Community College: Review & Facts

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Edgecombe Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,325 students enrolled. This college is the only college located in Tarboro, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Edgecombe Community College.

ECC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Management, General Studies, Education, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
47%
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 positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Edgecombe Community College is very low at 47% (way below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Edgecombe Community College is very low: 11%.

Student to faculty ratio at Edgecombe Community College is reasonable, 22:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,600
Low
Average tuition prices are relatevely low - around $8,500 per year. The additional fees at ECC beyond tuition are around $100; this comes to $8,600 a year.

Read the details about Edgecombe Community 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
Edgecombe Community College will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Edgecombe Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (252) 823-5166 or check Edgecombe Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Edgecombe Community College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at ECC, 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Edgecombe Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Edgecombe Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Edgecombe Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Edgecombe Community College, 2009 W Wilson St, Tarboro, North Carolina 27886, USA
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