East Carolina University

East Carolina University

Founded in 1907, East Carolina University, or ECU, is a public university located in Greenville, North Carolina. It is the largest institution of higher learning in eastern North Carolina and the third largest university in the state. East Carolina comprises three campuses: Main Campus, Health Sciences Campus and West Research Campus. The Princeton Review (2008) has ranked the University as one of the "Best Value Colleges".

ECU offers more than 100 degrees in different areas of study. It is home to many academic divisions, which include:

  • Brody School of Medicine
  • College of Allied Health Sciences
  • College of Business
  • College of Education
  • College of Fine Arts & Communication
  • College of Health and Human Performance
  • College of Human Ecology
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Technology and Computer Science
  • Graduate School
  • School of Dentistry
  • Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences

ECU's sports teams are known as the Pirates.

For more information about ECU, read CityTownInfo's interview with the assistant director of its career services office.
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African-American/Black Studies
Information Technology
Information Science/Studies
Computer Science
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration And Management, Other
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Adult And Continuing Education Administration
Educational/Instructional Technology
Special Education And Teaching, General
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Mental Retardation
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Specific Learning Disabilities
Special Education And Teaching, Other
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education And Teaching
Kindergarten/Preschool Education And Teaching
Teacher Education And Professional Development, Specific Levels And Methods, Other
Art Teacher Education
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English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Family And Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education
Drama And Dance Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
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Engineering, General
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Computer Software Engineering
Foreign Languages And Literatures, General
German Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Foods, Nutrition, And Wellness Studies, General
Child Development
Family And Community Services
Apparel And Textiles, General
English Language And Literature, General
Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
General Studies
Library And Information Science
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomedical Sciences, General
Molecular Biology
Cell/Cellular Biology And Histology
Medical Microbiology And Bacteriology
Physiology, General
Exercise Physiology
Physiology, Pathology, And Related Sciences, Other
Pharmacology And Toxicology
Biological And Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics, General
International/Global Studies
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Parks, Recreation And Leisure Studies
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Health And Physical Education/Fitness, Other
Atmospheric Sciences And Meteorology, Other
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
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Music, General
Music Performance, General
Music Theory And Composition
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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