East Central University

Ada, OK

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,552
Graduate Enrollment: 644
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Town: Remote (in urban cluster more than 35 miles from an urbanized area)
Four-year, small, primarily residential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 64.68%

Male/Female: 41% / 59% (2017)

First generation college students: 46.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 11.8% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.8% (2015)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,034
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 881 - 960

2022 Median Admit ACT: 20
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 17 - 22

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 53.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 25.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 13.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 7.4% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 50.4%
Black: 6.6%
Hispanic: 6.4%
Asian: 11.6%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 16.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.3%
2+ races: 2.0%
Non-resident alien: 0.6%
Unknown race: 5.9%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $17,393
In-State tuition: $7,195
Out-of-State tuition: $16,555

Estimated books and supplies: $1,696 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $7,640 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,772 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $9,712 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,772 (2022)

Average Family Income: $54,810 (2017)
Median Family Income: $35,364 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 40.6%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 30.0%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $17,671 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $187 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,765
$30k-48k $8,472
$48k-75k $11,674
$75k-110k $16,103
$110k+ $16,653

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 20%
6-year graduation rate: 31%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.7% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $17,671 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $7,124 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $11,024 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $12,000 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 60.8% (2015)
@3 year 63.6% (2017)
@5 year 70.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 41.3% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 44.5% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $40,599 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $44,825 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Resources Management and Services. 7
Master's Degree Natural Resources Management and Policy. 6
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 4
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 60 $21,200 $181 $26,404 ($2,200) $37,960 ($3,163)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 39
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 5
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 16
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 19 $15,000 $138 $32,764 ($2,730)
Master's Degree Psychology, Other. 24 $36,401 ($3,033)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Psychology, Other. 2
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 24 $21,553 $169 $37,844 ($3,154) $41,685 ($3,474)
Bachelor's Degree Human Services, General. 41 $28,000 $239 $29,107 ($2,426)
Master's Degree Human Services, General. 37 $458 $41,007 ($3,417)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Human Services, General. 3
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 16 $26,219 $211 $42,697 ($3,558)
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 4
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 4
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 5
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 8
Bachelor's Degree Music. 12
Bachelor's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 1
Bachelor's Degree Public Health. 13
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 72 $20,200 $159 $63,143 ($5,262) $68,727 ($5,727)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 5
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 51 $21,200 $191 $37,386 ($3,116) $43,967 ($3,664)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 35
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 37 $15,500 $162 $46,361 ($3,863)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 19 $60,325 ($5,027)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Finance and Financial Management Services. 3
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 35 $24,571 $236 $22,840 ($1,903)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 34 $20,200 $46,103 ($3,842)
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 61 $226 $56,835 ($4,736) $55,354 ($4,613)
Master's Degree Educational/Instructional Media Design. 7
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 8
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 3
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 32 $191 $46,921 ($3,910) $48,701 ($4,058)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 29 $24,750 $197 $39,182 ($3,265) $39,626 ($3,302)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 6 $266 $44,823 ($3,735) $49,734 ($4,145)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 12
Bachelor's Degree Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General. 5
Bachelor's Degree Legal Support Services. 9
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 17 $36,277 ($3,023)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 20 $25,354 $201
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 46 $22,750 $217 $50,073 ($4,173)
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 6 $50,387 ($4,199)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma International Business. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Management Information Systems and Services. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Marketing. 9
Bachelor's Degree History. 12 $19,267


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $52,983
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 17.0

School's endowment start of year: $35,235,842 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $40,735,816 (2022)