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East Carolina University

Greenville, NC
University Website: www.ecu.edu
Apply Online: https://pirateport.ecu.edu/pirateport/
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East Carolina University is a public, coeducational, doctoral/research university in Greenville, North Carolina, United States. Named East Carolina University by statute and commonly known as ECU or East Carolina, the university is the third-largest university in North Carolina. With a Fall 2012 enrollment of 26,947 students, it is the fastest-growing campus in the University of North Carolina system for six consecutive years.

Founded on March 8, 1907 as a teacher training school, East Carolina has historical strengths in education, nursing, business, music, theater, and medicine, and offers over 100 Bachelor degree programs, 85 master's degrees, 21 doctoral programs, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Dental Medicine, and 62 certificates.

The school also serves the region and the world through The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University and the East Carolina Heart Institute (homes of the world’s first robotic mitral valve repair and creators of the Greenville Gastric Bypass bariatric procedure), the Leo W. Jenkins Cancer Center, the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, the Small Business Institute, Institute for Coastal Science and Policy, Center for Sustainable Tourism, Center for Natural Hazards, Center for GIScience, Center for Applied Computational Studies.

East Carolina has grown from 43 acres (17 ha) in 1907 to almost 1,600 acres (647 ha) today. The university's academic facilities are located on four properties: Main, Health Sciences, West Research facility, and the Field Station for Coastal Studies in New Holland, North Carolina. The nine undergraduate colleges, graduate school, and four professional schools are all 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. There are nine social sororities, 16 social fraternities, four historically black sororities, five historically black fraternities, one Native American fraternity, and one Native American sorority. Along with Greek life, there are over 300 registered clubs on campus

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $15,927.00 avg tuition

East 5th Street
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
(252) 328-6131

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Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Scholarships for Students in North Carolina

Name Amount Deadline
Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students - Brody School of Medicine, ECU Varies Varies
Southern Medical Association Scholarship - East Carolina University Varies Varies
Board of Governors Medical Scholarship/Loan $5,000 Varies
Board of Governors Medical Scholarship/Loan $5,000 Varies
Brody Scholarship 100% of tuition Varies
Gray - Truslow Scholarship Varies Varies
Goforth Scholarship Varies Varies
Samia Scholarship Varies Varies
McLean Scholarship Varies Varies
Puente Scholarship Varies Varies
Bunting Scholarship Varies Varies
Class of 1986 Endowment Fund - ECU Medicine Varies Varies
Health Sciences Golf Classic Scholarship Varies Varies
MacDonald Scholarship Varies Varies
Meyers Scholarship Varies Varies
Physical Medicine Rehab Scholarship Varies Varies
Thompson Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Trevathan Scholarship Varies Varies
Osmond Mitchell Endowment Fund $4,000 Varies
Osmond Mitchell Endowment Fund $4,000 Varies
James H. and Virginia J. Tucker Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Dr. Betty M. Long Memorial Scholarship $1,600 Varies
Dr. Suzanne M. Wester, M.D. Scholarship $5,000 Varies
Dr. James W. Batten Research Fellow Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Doris Burnette Scholarship $5,000 Varies
Mary Lois Staton Scholarship $2,500 Varies
Boyette/Batton Memorial Scholarship $2,000 Varies
J. Worth Carter Scholarship $800 Varies
Kara Lynn Corey Fennell Scholarship Varies Varies
Gravely Foundation Scholarship $500 Varies
Gravely Foundation Scholarship $500 Varies
Ellen Boone Staton Memorial Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Dr. Charles and Mrs. Beth Ward Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Mona W. Jarvis Elementary Education Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Faye Marie Creegan Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Becky Keith Ledford Scholarship Varies Varies
Angel Boberg-Webb Memorial Scholarship $500 Varies
Dr. Sandra Hopfengardner Warren Scholarship $2,500 Varies
Burney and Judy Warren Scholarship $5,000 Varies
Benjamin Scott Denton Graduate Fellowship $5,000 Varies
Gravely Foundation Scholarship $500 Varies
Kallam/Moore Scholarship $1,400 Varies
Dr. John T. Richards Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Tony R. Banks Scholarship $5,000 Varies
HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students Varies Varies