Why Consider Online Learning?Online courses at ECU are a convenient option for busy or working students. Online degree options are often a preference for older students or those who work full-time. Do school work on your time when it's convenient for you.
ECU Online Degree Options
East Carolina University offers 15 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 1,893 students graduated from ECU with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||246|
|Business Support & Assistant Services||26|
|Communication & Media Studies||248|
|Computer Information Systems||32|
|Finance & Financial Management||117|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||63|
|Industrial Production Technology||140|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||124|
|Management Information Systems||57|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||220|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||9|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at East Carolina University?
Of the 28,289 students currently enrolled at East Carolina University, about 42.5% (12,011) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 6,299 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 6,054 live in North Carolina, 6,297 live in the U.S.A. and 2 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 76.7% of the East Carolina University student body.|
The minority of undergraduate degree seekers (35.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 7,661 who take at least one online course, the minority (32.3%) take all their courses online.
The 2,477 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 4.7% of the East Carolina University student body.|
The vast majority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (94.6%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1,269 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (97.6%) take all their courses online.
The 1,238 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 18.6% of the East Carolina University student body.|
About half of graduate students (58.7%) take at least one class online.
Of the 3,081 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (83.9%) take all their courses online.
The 2,584 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.