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Eastern Gateway Community College Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Eastern Gateway Community College? We've put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Eastern Gateway Community College offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Eastern Gateway Community College Ranked?

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2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Eastern Gateway Community College was awarded 13 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Eastern Gateway Community College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Eastern Gateway Community College?

Acceptance Rate

Since Eastern Gateway Community College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Eastern Gateway Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Eastern Gateway Community College, the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Eastern Gateway Community College is 11%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  11 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Eastern Gateway Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a measure of what percentage of first-year, full-time students come back for their sophomore year. The 47% rate at Eastern Gateway Community College is a good bit lower than the national rate of 68%. This could be for a number of reasons, such as students transferring after a year because they changed majors.

Freshmen Retention Rate  47 out of 100
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Excellent Overall Diversity at Eastern Gateway Community College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 8,526 undergraduates at Eastern Gateway Community College with 1,769 being full-time and 6,757 being part-time.

Eastern Gateway Community College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

With an overall score of 89.78 out of 100, Eastern Gateway Community College is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  89.78 out of 100
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How Much Does Eastern Gateway Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Eastern Gateway Community College is $3,084. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Eastern Gateway Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$2,520 $2,944 $4,487 $5,467 $7,608

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Eastern Gateway Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Eastern Gateway Community College, approximately 29% of students took out student loans averaging $2,006 a year. That adds up to $8,024 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Eastern Gateway Community College is 26.0%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Eastern Gateway Community College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Eastern Gateway Community College make around $25,700 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 35% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Eastern Gateway Community College

Located in Steubenville, Ohio, Eastern Gateway Community College is a public institution. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

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Location of Eastern Gateway Community College

Contact details for Eastern Gateway Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 4000 Sunset Blvd, Steubenville, OH 43952-3598
Phone: 740-264-5591
Website: www.egcc.edu

Eastern Gateway Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Eastern Gateway Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Eastern Gateway Community College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 13,701 students took at least one online class at Eastern Gateway Community College. This is an increase from the 6,781 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 13,701 12,576
2016-2017 6,781 6,088
2015-2016 2,817 2,101
2014-2015 1,091 412
2013-2014 993 204

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