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: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,649
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,622 (61% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,176
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,880
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,330

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

East Central College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Construction Trades 11
Education 2
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 22
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 36
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 22
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Precision Production 42
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 1827

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $4,176
Out-of-state $5,880
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 519 95%
Grant or scholarship aid 507 92% $4,330
Student loan aid 44 8% $4,116

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,603 61% $3,725
Federal student loans 322 12% $5,481

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.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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 2020

Total Enrollment 2,649
Undergraduate enrollment 2,649
Graduate enrollment 0

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 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
    • Practical Nursing Programs
    • Associate Degree Nursing Programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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