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Is ECU a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$132,729 Avg Total Cost

East Carolina University Value Report

What is an ECU degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares ECU with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 30% National Value
Top 15% National Quality
Good Price

East Carolina University is ranked #569 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

East Carolina University is priced well for the kind of quality education they provide and thus has earned a good price recognition from College Factual's analysis.

National Value Ranking  569 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  74.61 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

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*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $132,729 for an ECU Degree

On average, a bachelor's degree from ECU will cost you about $132,729. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $29,894 and a typical 4.44 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$29,894
Average Years to Graduate4.44
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$132,729

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average ECU student takes 4.44 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your ECU degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$64,011 In-State With Aid
$151,644 Avg Cost No Aid
4.44 Years to Graduate

Net price can vary based on your unique situation.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how ECU value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$151,644#0F
All Students$132,729#569B
Only Students Receiving Aid$115,271#418A-
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$100,384#F
All Students$81,470#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$64,011#F

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of North Carolina.

About 81% of ECU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what ECU financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average ECU cost multiplied by time to graduate, and then compares that number to other schools of a similar quality ranking. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.


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