Elizabeth City State University : Profile

Email Email | Print Print
1704 Weeksville Rd
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Website: www.ecsu.edu
Location: Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV

Get a snapshot of Elizabeth City State University with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

Elizabeth City State University, a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, offers baccalaureate, graduate, and professional programs for a diverse student body. The institution's rich heritage provides a firm foundation for its educational endeavors, as well as its role in serving the needs and aspirations of individuals and society. Through teaching, research, and community engagement, Elizabeth City State University provides a student-centered environment, delivered in a manner that enhances student learning, while preparing its graduates for leadership roles and lifelong learning. The university is also a leader in facilitating sustainable economic growth, while safeguarding the unique culture and natural resources of the region.

School Characteristics

Student Population
2776 per year

Length of Study: Public, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: yes Average ACT: 17 Average SAT: 390

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 1867
Retention Rate: 68%
Graduation Rate: 636

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: yes
Federal: Yes

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

TRUSTe online privacy certification