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East Carolina University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of East Carolina University.

Academic Affairs
Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences
College of Business
College of Education
College of Fine Arts and Communication
School of Art and Design   
School of Music
School of Theatre and Dance   
School of Communication
College of Health and Human Performance
College of Human Ecology
College of Technology and Computer Science
Academic Library Services
Academic Advising and Support Center
Office of Academic Outreach

Health Sciences
School of Allied Health Sciences
School of Dentistry
The Brody School of Medicine
School of Nursing

Research and Graduate Studies
Graduate programs are offered in Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences, the Schools of Allied Health Sciences, Medicine, and Nursing, and the Colleges of Business, Education, Fine Arts and Communication, Health and Human Performance, Human Ecology, and Technology and Computer Science.



bachelor of arts (BA), bachelor of science (BS), bachelor of fine arts (BFA), bachelor of music (BM), bachelor of social work (BSW). Discipline-specific BS degrees include accounting, applied physics, biochemistry, business administration, business education, and nursing.

master of arts (MA), master of arts in education (MAEd), master of arts in teaching (MAT), master of business administration (MBA), master of construction management (MCM), master of fine arts (MFA), master of music (MM), master of public administration (MPA), master of public health (MPH), master of school administration (MSA), master of science (MS), master of science in accounting (MSA), master of science in environmental health (MSEH), master of science in nursing (MSN), master of science in occupational therapy (MSOT), master of social work (MSW), master of library science (MLS)

Educational Specialist
EdS in counselor education and educational administration and supervision

doctor of medicine (MD); doctor of philosophy (PhD) in anatomy and cell biology, biochemistry, bioenergetics, biomedical physics, coastal resources management, communication sciences and disorders, health psychology, interdisciplinary biological sciences, medical family therapy, microbiology and immunology, nursing, pharmacology, physiology, rehabilitation counseling and administration, technical and professional discourses; doctor of education (EdD) in educational leadership; doctor of physical therapy (DPT)

Certificate of Advanced Study
CAS in library science and school psychology


Main Campus
About 530 acres in a residential area of Greenville; more than 4.6 million square feet of academic, research, and residential space in 158 buildings

Health Sciences Campus (Brody School of Medicine)
About 206 acres with nearly 1.3 million square feet of academic and research space in 62 buildings

West Research Campus
About 650 acres on the former Voice of America facilities site; more than 33,000 square feet in seven buildings

Pitt County Memorial Hospital
The 761-bed facility serves as a teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at ECU.

J. Y. Joyner Library: Holds more than 1.2 million bound volumes, 2.4 million pieces of microform, 535,202 government documents, more than 6,000 periodical subscriptions, and more than 111,000 maps and charts
Music Library: A branch of Joyner housing nearly 80,000 items
Laupus Library: 135,271 bound volumes, 16,393 microform volumes, 735 print periodicals, and more than 6,000 e-journals (held jointly with Joyner Library)