East Central Community College: Ranking & Review

United States

East Central Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,5601,0421,518

1,431 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

365 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

East Central Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

East Central Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $3,630 and other expenses per full academic year.

East Central Community College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 705 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,580$4,690
Fees for full-time undergraduates$210$210
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$115$115

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities326326
Health Professions and Related Programs8585
Construction Trades3737
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians3131
Precision Production2323
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2020
Personal and Culinary Services2020
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1212
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services88
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields55
Grand Total567567

A total of 567 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at East Central Community College.

Graduation rate40%39%41%
  • Full-time retention rate - 65%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff253
Instructional FTE111
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.eccc.edu
Address15738 Highway 15
Decatur, Mississippi, 39327-0129
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Distant
City population2,000