Elizabeth City State University is a public, state school located in the rural setting of Elizabeth City, NC
Founded in 1891, Elizabeth City State University currently enrolls around 2,002 students a year, including 1,912 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.
Acceptance rate: 75%
Average GPA: 3.16
Mean ACT score: 17
Mean SAT score: 960
Early Decision or Early Action: No/No
2022 Regular Decision Deadline: June 30
2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:
Around 75 percent of all applicants are admitted to Elizabeth City State University each year.
The average high school GPA for a student at Elizabeth City State University is 3.16 on a 4.0 scale. Admitted students have a mean score of 960 on the SAT. The mean ACT scores is 17.
In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.
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Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Elizabeth City State University, around 76 percent return for their sophomore year.
Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2021 was around $19,631 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Elizabeth City State University is Jun 30.
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The median ACT score of an admitted student to Elizabeth City State University is 17. Students with an ACT score of 20 and above have a good chance of getting into Elizabeth City State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 20 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
530 and Above
445 to 530
445 and Less
The median SAT score for Elizabeth City State University students is 960. Applicants with SAT scores of 530 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Elizabeth City State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 445 to 530 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 445 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Elizabeth City State University.
Wondering what life at Elizabeth City State University is like? There are approximately 1,769 students enrolled at Elizabeth City State University, including 1,692 undergraduate students and 77 graduate students. 90% percent of students attend school full-time, 83% percent are from NC and 17% percent of students are from other states.
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