Eckerd College: Ranking & Review

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Saint Petersburg
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18232899
Top 18%

Eckerd College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate73%69%75%
Applicants4,5251,5592,966
Admissions3,2911,0712,220
Enrolled undergraduates561175386
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,0376941,343

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores303
Percent of students submitting SAT scores54%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
595
Math
565

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores333
Percent of students submitting ACT scores59%
ACT Composite
26
ACT English
25
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Eckerd College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$59,200$59,200
Off-campus$59,200$59,200
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,706 and other expenses per full academic year.

Eckerd College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,768 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$42,428$42,428
Fees for full-time undergraduates$616$616
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,455$1,455

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services101101
Biological and Biomedical Sciences9393
Psychology6363
Natural Resources and Conservation5454
Social Sciences2929
English Language and Literature & Letters1818
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1616
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1212
Visual and Performing Arts1111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities99
Physical Sciences77
Philosophy and Religious Studies66
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
History33
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs
Grand Total431431

A total of 431 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Eckerd College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate70%71%68%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 20%

General info

Alternative namesEC
Founded1958
Religious affiliationPresbyterian Church (USA)
Colorsteal, navy blue, black
Academic CalendarFour-one-four plan
Total FTE staff393
Instructional FTE163
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.eckerd.edu
Address4200 54th Ave S
Saint Petersburg, Florida, 33711-4700
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population254,000
Phone7278671166
Fax+1 (727) 866 2304

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