East Central College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1964 Prairie Dell Road

Union, MO 63084-0529

(636) 583-5195

Fax: (636) 583-1897



Contact: Karen Wieda

Registrar
Main Address

1964 Prairie Dell Road

Union, MO 63084

(636) 583-5193

www.eastcentral.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,591

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 690

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,396

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing program and AAT.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C

Communications Technologies

Apprenticeship training – communication trades A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C

Construction Trades

Apprenticeship training – construction trades A
Construction Trades – General A,C

Education

Education – General A
Occupational education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Manufacturing Technologies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial engineering technology A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C
Welding Technology A,C

Science Technologies

Biology Technician A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

East Central College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(636) 584-6500
Website:www.eastcentral.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:admissions.eastcentral.edu/
Address:1964 Prairie Dell Rd, Union, MO 63084
Setting:41
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,966
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,256 (76% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,216
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,584
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:93%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,746

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

East Central College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at East Central College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services13
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Construction Trades11
Education2
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs37
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians43
Personal and Culinary Services11
Precision Production43
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Visual and Performing Arts23
Grand total1830

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at East Central College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at East Central College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,216
Out-of-state$4,584
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid51293%
Grant or scholarship aid50592%$3,746
Student loan aid6712%$5,027

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,05464%$3,461
Federal student loans59018%$6,118

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for East Central College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled East Central College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

East Central College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,966
Undergraduate enrollment2,966
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

East Central College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • Missouri State Board of Nursing
    • Associate Degree Nursing Programs
    • Practical Nursing Programs
    • Practical Nursing Programs
    • Associate Degree Nursing Programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs (Department of Music)

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