Why Consider Online Learning?Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who hold down full-time or part-time jobs in addition to going to school. Find out what options are available at ECU.
ECU Online Degree Options
East Carolina University offers 14 different online degrees.
In the 2017 - 2018 school year, 2,058 students graduated from ECU with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2017 - 2018 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||284|
|Communication & Media Studies||282|
|Computer Information Systems||40|
|Finance & Financial Management||152|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||59|
|Industrial Production Technology||136|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||192|
|Management Information Systems||56|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||227|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||13|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at East Carolina University?
Of the 29,131 students currently enrolled at East Carolina University, about 42.4% (12,348) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 6,626 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 6,220 live in North Carolina, 6,618 live in the U.S.A. and 8 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 77.6% of the East Carolina University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate degree seekers (34.4%) take at least one class online.
Of the 7,776 who take at least one online course, the minority (35.5%) take all their courses online.
The 2,759 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 2.3% of the East Carolina University student body.|
The vast majority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (95.7%) take at least one class online.
Of the 638 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (97.6%) take all their courses online.
The 623 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 20.1% of the East Carolina University student body.|
The majority of graduate students (67.1%) take at least one class online.
Of the 3,934 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (82.5%) take all their courses online.
The 3,244 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at East Carolina University.