Elizabeth City State University Graduate Schools

Elizabeth City State University (referred to as ECSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Elizabeth City, NC. Elizabeth City State University is a historically black school. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Elizabeth City State University is $5,701 for North Carolina residents and $18,763 for out-of-state students. The school has 98 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,054 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Elizabeth City State University (referred to as ECSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Elizabeth City, NC. Elizabeth City State University is a historically black school. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1947 - Current).
ECSU Directory Information
School NameElizabeth City State University (ECSU)
Address1704 Weeksville Rd, Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Phone252-335-3400
Webhttps://www.ecsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://ecsu.edu/admissions/apply_online.html
Financial Infohttps://ecsu.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Elizabeth City State University is $5,701 for North Carolina residents and $18,763 for out-of-state students. The school has 98 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,054 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 31 graduate programs through Master's. Among them, 5 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$18,763
$5,701 for North Carolina Residents
Student Population98
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's
Number of Programs31 graduate programs
(5 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Elizabeth City State University is $5,701 for North Carolina residents and $18,763 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $188 for North Carolina residents and $913 for out-of-state students.
Elizabeth City State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Elizabeth City State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)5 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Elizabeth City State University is $5,701 for North Carolina residents and $18,763 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.35% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$3,375$2,130$16,437$2,130
2018-2019$3,375$2,194$16,437$2,194
2019-2020$3,375$2,260$16,437$2,260
2020-2021$3,375$2,260$16,437$2,260
2021-2022$3,375$2,326$16,437$2,326
The graduate school tuition & fees of ECSU is average compared to public graduate schools in North Carolina. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the North Carolina graduate tuition is $21,934 (public) / $15,501 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Elizabeth City State University$5,701$18,763
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
North Carolina Graduate Schools$12,415$17,380
Public$8,195$21,934
Private$15,501
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $9,859 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Elizabeth City State University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -0.34% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $9,060. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$7,688$1,000$7,688$1,500
2018-2019$7,916$1,350$7,524$1,350
2019-2020$8,036$1,350$7,524$1,350
2020-2021$8,543$1,350$7,710$1,350
2021-2022$8,509$1,350$7,710$1,350
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $188 for North Carolina residents and $913 for other students at Elizabeth City State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -61.12% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$699$2,332
2018-2019$707$2,340
2019-2020$716$2,348
2020-2021$716$2,348
2021-2022$188$913

Graduate Programs at ECSU

Elizabeth City State University offers 4 graduate programs for Master's. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 20 students have completed their study at Elizabeth City State University.
Offered Degrees at Elizabeth City State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree4120
Total4120
The most popular program at Elizabeth City State University is the Mathematics program and last year 8 students have earned/completed their degree program.
Elizabeth City State University offers 4 programs through Master's. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 20 students have completed their graduate studies.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 10 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration2-
Elementary Education and Teaching8-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 8 completers-
Mathematics8-
Total20

Graduate Student Population at ECSU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 98 students enrolled into Elizabeth City State University graduate schools where it has total 2,054 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 36 full-time and 62 part-time graduate students. By gender, 21 male and 77 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total982177
Full-time361224
Part-tme62953
Elizabeth City State University is a historically black school and 45 (45.92% of total students) students are Black/African American at Elizabeth City State University. There are 20 White (20.41%), 4 Hispanic (4.08%), 1 Asian (1.02%), and 28 students with other races.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total982177
American Indian/Native American000
Asian101
Black/African American45936
Hispanic413
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White20614
Two More110
Un-Known27423
Non-resident Alien000
Elizabeth City State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 56 graduate students (57.14% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 19 graduate students (19.39% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total98
Enrolled Online Exclusively56
Enrolled Some Online Courses19
Not in Online Courses23
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Elizabeth City State University. 19 students are aged 20 to 24 (19.39% of total students), 10 students are aged above 50 (10.20%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Elizabeth City State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total982177
Age 20-21101
Age 22-2418513
Age 25-2928919
Age 30-3415510
Age 35-3911110
Age 40-4915114
Age 50-64909
Over 64101

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