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Total Enrollment 28,718
Undergraduate 23,071
Graduate 5,647
Men 11,836
Women 16,882

ECU Student Population

There are 28,718 students including 23,071 undergraduate and 5,647 graduate students at East Carolina University for academic year 2018-2019. By attending status, there are 22,087 full-time and 6,631 part-time students with gender distribution of 11,836 male and 16,882 female students. East Carolina University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 6,812 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

East Carolina University has a total enrollment of 28,718 with a gender distribution of 41.21% male (11,836 students) and 58.79% female (16,882 students). There are 9,911 male and 13,160 female students in undergraduate school and 1,925 male and 3,722 female students are attending graduate school at East Carolina University.
Student Population By Gender
East Carolina University
TotalMenWomen
Total28,71811,83616,882
Undergraduate23,0719,91113,160
Graduate5,6471,9253,722
Full-time22,0879,36712,720
Part-time6,6312,4694,162
[Chart] East Carolina University 2019 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

East Carolina University has 22,087 full-time and 6,631 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 19,562 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 3,509 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 2,525 students are full-time and 3,122 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
East Carolina University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total28,71822,0876,631
Undergraduate23,07119,5623,509
Graduate5,6472,5253,122
Men11,8369,3672,469
Women16,88212,7204,162
[Chart] East Carolina University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At East Carolina University, 6,812 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 6,148 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 28,718 students. In undergraduate schools, 9,110 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 3,850 students are attending some online courses.
2019 Distance Learning Enrollment
East Carolina University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total28,71823,0715,647
Online Exclusively6,8123,6033,209
In Some Online Classes6,1485,507641
Not In Online Classes15,75813,9611,797
[Chart] East Carolina University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at East Carolina University. There are 199 American Indian/Native American, 19,130 White, 4,559 Black/African American, 766 Asian, 1,806 Hispanic, 39 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 851 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
East Carolina University
TotalMenWomen
Total28,71811,83616,882
American Indian/Native American19976123
Asian766350416
Black/African American4,5591,7472,812
Hispanic1,8067711,035
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander392019
White19,1307,90211,228
Two More1,062448614
Race Un-Known928403525
[Chart] East Carolina UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at East Carolina University.
Age Distribution
East Carolina University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total28,71823,0715,647
Under 186056050
Age 18-197,7437,7430
Age 20-218,0127,911101
Age 22-244,7153,3621,353
Age 25-292,7511,2881,463
Age 30-341,528715813
Age 35-391,133511622
Age 40-491,539660879
Age 50-64674271403
Over 6418513
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] East Carolina University 2019 Age Distribution of Enrollment