ECPI University

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$14,720

0.136% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$18,989

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

12.4%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

71.1%

4,812 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

12,068

93.7% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

27.4%

78 Graduates

About

ECPI University is a higher education institution located in Virginia Beach city, VA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at ECPI University were Computer & Information Systems Security (281 degrees awarded), Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (157 degrees), and General Business Administration & Management (122 degrees).

In 2016, 3,882 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at ECPI University. 62.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 37.9% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (1,676 degrees), 1.08 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (1550 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at ECPI University is $14,720, which is $1,920 more than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,800).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at ECPI University is $14,720, which is $1,920 more than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,800).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $18,989.

In 2016, 59% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 46% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$14,720

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at ECPI University was $14,720. The cost of tuition at ECPI University is $1,920 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,800).

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Average Net Price

$18,989

2016 Value

0.487%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 ECPI University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $18,989. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of ECPI University grew by 0.487%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,250

Room and Board

$720

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at ECPI University was of $8,250 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $720. The cost of room and board did not change between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies increased by 4.35% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

59%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

46%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

59% of undergraduate students at ECPI University received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a growth of 1.72% with respect to 2015, when 58% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

12.4%

2015 Default Rate

646

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at ECPI University was 12.4%, which represents 646 out of the 5230 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

ECPI University received 4,812 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 15.2% annual growth. Out of those 4,812 applicants, 3,422 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 71.1% acceptance rate.

There were 12,068 students enrolled at ECPI University in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

ECPI University has an overall enrollment yield of 46.8%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

71.1%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

3,422

Accepted Out of 4,812

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of ECPI University was 71.1% (3,422 admissions from 4,812 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 84.4%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants grew by 15.2%, while admissions declined by -2.87%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at ECPI University in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

ECPI University has a total enrollment of 12,068 students. The full-time enrollment at ECPI University is 11,302 students and the part-time enrollment is 766. This means that 93.7% of students enrolled at ECPI University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at ECPI University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 40.9% Black or African American, 40.3% White, 9.28% Hispanic or Latino, 3.17% Two or More Races, 2.9% Asian, 1.1% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.597% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at ECPI University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (27.2%), followed by White Male (21%) and White Female (19.2%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Male (30.8%), followed by Black or African American Female (18.6%) and Black or African American Male (14.8%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

93.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at ECPI University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 12,068 students. The full-time enrollment at ECPI University is 11,302 and the part-time enrollment is 766. This means that 93.7% of students enrolled at ECPI University are enrolled full-time compared with 44.9% at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

49%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at ECPI University was 49%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges (63%), ECPI University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    4,934

  2. White

    4,864

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    1,120

The enrolled student population at ECPI University is 40.9% Black or African American, 40.3% White, 9.28% Hispanic or Latino, 3.17% Two or More Races, 2.9% Asian, 1.1% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.597% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 47.2% White, 23.1% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.6% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 193 students (1.6%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 942 more women than men received degrees from ECPI University. The majority of degree recipients at ECPI University are white (1,676 degrees awarded). There were 1.08 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (1550 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at ECPI University is Computer & Information Systems Security (281 degrees awarded), followed by Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (157 degrees) and General Business Administration & Management (122 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at ECPI University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (785 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (360 degrees), and Health (2,137 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at ECPI University are Registered nurses (1,250,031 people), Software developers, applications & systems software (441,209 people), Miscellaneous managers (252,122 people), Medical & health services managers (146,798 people), and Other Computer Occupations (131,140 people).

The most specialized majors at ECPI University are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (785 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (360 degrees), Health (2,137 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (195 degrees), and Protective Services (157 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at ECPI University are Physicians & surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Chief executives & legislators, Personal financial advisors, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at ECPI University are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (785 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (360 degrees), Health (2,137 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (195 degrees), and Protective Services (157 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at ECPI University are Hospitals (1,468,023 people), Computer Systems Design (546,498 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (346,390 people), Elementary & secondary schools (284,140 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (208,261 people).

The most specialized majors at ECPI University are Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (785 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (360 degrees), Health (2,137 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (195 degrees), and Protective Services (157 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by ECPI University.

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at ECPI University was Computer & Information Systems Security with 281 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 1,470

  2. 2,412

In 2016, 1,470 degrees were awarded to men at ECPI University, which is 0.609 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (2,412).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 251 degrees were awarded to men at ECPI University in Network & System Administration, which is 5.58 times more than the 45 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 648 degrees were awarded to women at ECPI University in Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training, which is 18.5 times more than the 35 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

32%

100% Completion Time

32%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 32% of students graduating from ECPI University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 32% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 34% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

White Male

Highest Graduation Rate (39.3%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at ECPI University is Male and White (39.3% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 11.5% of graduates (9 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,676 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    1,550 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    232 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at ECPI University is white (1,676 degrees awarded). There were 1.08 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (1550 degrees).

3.66% of degree recipients (142 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    1,073 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    928 degrees awarded

  3. White Male

    748 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at ECPI University is black or african american female (1,073 degrees awarded). There were 1.16 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (928 degrees).

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Operations

ECPI University has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $930k (N/A%), compared to the 0.934% average return ($83.5k on $8.94M) across all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

In 2015, ECPI University had a total expenditure of $154M. Of that $154M, they spent $70.4M on salaries and $154M on benefits.

ECPI University employs 208 Instructors, 192 Associate professors, and 19 Professors. Most academics at ECPI University are Female Instructors (165), Male Associate professors(126), and Female Associate professors (66).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at ECPI University are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 331 employees, Management, with 115 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 56 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2015 Endowment

0%

growth from 2014

ECPI University has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of ECPI University stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associates Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $0 - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, ECPI University received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$70.4M

Salary Expenditure

$154M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, ECPI University had a total expenditure of $154M. Of that $154M, they spent $70.4M on salaries and $154M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at ECPI University as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$70.4M

2015 Salaries

14.2%

growth from 2014

In 2015, ECPI University paid a median of $70.4M in salaries, which represents 45.6% of their overall expenditure ($154M) and a 14.2% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 0% growth from 2013 and a 0% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 3.29M (34.3% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$25.8M

Instructional Salaries

405

Number of Employees

In 2015, ECPI University paid a total of $25.8M to 405 employees working as instructors, which represents 36.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $672k (20.4%) for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

208 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

331 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at ECPI University were Instructor with 208 employees; Associate professor with 192 employees; and Associate professor with 19 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at ECPI University were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 331 employees; Management with 115 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 56 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Instructor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Female Associate professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at ECPI University was Female Instructor with 165 employees, Male Associate professor with 126 employees, and Female Associate professor with 66 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at ECPI University.

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