#713 Overall Influence #1186 Desirability Rank

East Carolina University

Public research university in Greenville, North Carolina, United States

From Wikipedia

East Carolina University is a public research university in Greenville, North Carolina. It is the fourth largest university in North Carolina.Founded on March 8, 1907, as a teacher training school, East Carolina has grown from to almost today. The university's academic facilities are located on six properties: Main Campus, Health Sciences Campus, West Research Campus, the Field Station for Coastal Studies in New Holland, North Carolina, the Millennial Research Innovation Campus in Greenville's warehouse district and an overseas campus in Certaldo Alto, Italy. ECU also operates the Coastal Studies Institute. The nine undergraduate colleges, graduate school, and four professional schools are located on these four properties. All of the non-health sciences majors are located on the main campus. The College of Nursing, College of Allied Health Sciences, The Brody School of Medicine, and School of Dental Medicine are located on the health science campus. ECU is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

20,313

Acceptance

88%

Graduation Rate

65%

Median SAT Score

1115

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$4,452

Fees (in-state)

$2,787

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$45,800

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

24K

Under-Grads

21K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

East 5th Street, Greenville NC 27858-4353

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

6 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is East Carolina University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#317 World Rank
Business
#352 World Rank
Medical
#465 World Rank
Education
#707 World Rank
Biology
#328 World Rank
History
#564 World Rank
Political Science
#865 World Rank
Literature
#467 World Rank
Communications
#1374 World Rank
Engineering
#519 World Rank
Psychology
#1018 World Rank
Computer Science
#902 World Rank
Mathematics
#132 World Rank
Nursing
#1268 World Rank
Chemistry
#890 World Rank
Philosophy
#1451 World Rank
Physics
#732 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#471 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#704 World Rank
Sociology
#1641 World Rank
Economics
#530 World Rank
Social Work
#1126 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#761 World Rank
Law
#2020 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are East Carolina University's Most influential alumni?

East Carolina University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Business, and History

Dax Harwood

American professional wrestler

Sheila Turnage

Sheila Turnage

American writer

William C. Harrison

American politician

Leonard Henry

Player of American football

Cliff Godwin

Nia Franklin

Nia Franklin

Miss America 2019

Marnie Oursler

American home builder and television personality

Paul Troth

American football player

John Maginnes

Professional golfer

P.J. Connelly

American baseball player and politician

David Moore

American archaeologist

Ernie Logan

American football player