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ECPI University

Virginia Beach, VA

At A Glance

Main Address

5555 Greenwich Rd Ste 300

Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6542

Admission Office

5555 Greenwich Road, Suite 300

Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6542

(757) 490-9090

Fax : (757) 671-8661

Contact : Chad Samuelson

Director of Admissions

Type of School




college of health sciences

4-year school


Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 7140

Quick Facts

Percentage of students graduating within 6 years : 34.0%

Total undergraduates : 13,142

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 1,385

In-State Tuition : $17,484.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $17,484.00

School Calendar


Degrees Available







Large City (250-500k)


Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina, Florida, and Texas.



Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --


SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Diploma, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's degrees

Graduating in 6 years : 34.0%

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Most Popular Majors

Health Professions : 42.0%
Computer and Information Sciences : 34.0%
Engineering Technologies : 17.0%
Security and Protective Services : 7.0%

Health Professions : 61.0%
Computer and Information Sciences : 19.0%
Personal and Miscellaneous Services : 11.0%
Engineering Technologies : 9.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting B
Business Administration and Management, General B
Restaurant/Food Services Management B

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A B
Computer and Information Sciences, General B M
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance B
Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation A B
Network and System Administration/Administrator A
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster A B

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Automation Engineer Technology/Technician B
Computer/Computer Systems Technology/Technician A B

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Dental Assisting/Assistant A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician A
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician A
Health/Health Care Administration/Management A B
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training C
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage A
Medical/Clinical Assistant A
Physical Therapy Assistant A
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A B
Surgical Technology/Technologist A

Personal & Culinary Services
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef A C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A C
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies B

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program


Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Independent Study

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Weekend College

Computer Services

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : Makerspace

Large City


Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 13,142

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 1,385

Degree-seeking undergrads : 13,005

Graduate enrollment : 345

Student General Information

All students average age : 29

Full time students average age : 29

Part Time students : 1.0%

Percentage of males : 41.0%

Percentage of females : 59.0%


Two or more races : 3.0%

Black African American : 33.0%

Asian : 3.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 9.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 18.0%

White : 34.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : EConnect

Student Newspaper URL :

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Counseling And Wellness

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Placement services for graduates

Veteran's counselor

Legal services

Alcohol/substance abuse counseling

Career counseling

Economically disadvantaged students services

Personal counseling

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Academic Support Programs

Remedial instruction


Learning center

Study skills assistance

Writing center

Reduced course load


Other Sports : E-Sports


General Applying Information

Application Fee: $45.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Additional application fee information: Paper application fee may be waived for applicants with financial need

Total applicants : 5,701

Admitted : 4,208

Enrolled : 1,385

Somewhat selective 74.0% of applicants admitted

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --

Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important


Level of Applicant's Interest

SAT score use policy

Please contact college for information about its use of SAT scores

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Interview, previous academic performance, and admissions assessment scores take the highest priority in our admissions decisions.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

From the college: the award of credit by examination for these types of standardized tests will be reviewed and awarded based on the learning outcomes of the tests in relationship to ECPI’s courses. The student will receive notice of the total amount of transfer credit awarded.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name















Social Studies



TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math


SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing


ACT Composite


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)


Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

College Algebra



College Composition






Information Systems and Computer Applications



Introductory Sociology




Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Kathi Turner

Financial aid office phone : (757) 671-7171

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:


Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $691.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): --

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Need-based financial aid determined by


Non need-based financial aid determined by


Work Study Programs


For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Tuition at time of first enrollment guaranteed to all students for 4 (or 2) years

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

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Out-of-state tuition and fees:




Room only:




Books and supplies:




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The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 6

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 6

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 40

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

Essay or Personal Statement


Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll





Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman




Services for students transferring IN from another school



Services for students transferring OUT of this school

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements


For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $45.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $17,484.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $8,670.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $691.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 61

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser