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ECKERD COLLEGE INFORMATION


Eckerd College is located in St. Petersburg, Florida and is a private college. Eckerd College is a four year college and offers Bachelor's Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

Eckerd College is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

Eckerd College does not have a rolling admission policy, and you will want to make sure that you get your application in before April 1.

Eckerd College is relatively smaller in size with an enrollment of only 1,781 students.

Eckerd College accepts about 74% of its applicants on average, and 95% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at Eckerd College.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at Eckerd College, you can may want to contact Patricia Watkins, who is the Director of Financial Aid at Eckerd College. You may also qualify for free grants for college in Florida to attend Eckerd College.

You may also need to take one or more of the following tests to qualify for admission at Eckerd College:

  • ACT
  • SAT

If you are interested in joining the Army, Eckerd College does have an ROTC Army program that is available for attending students.

If you are interested in joining the Air Force, Eckerd College does have an ROTC Air Force program that is available for attending students.

If you have taken some advanced placement courses with an applicable test, or obtained credit from an other college, you may be eligible to transfer that credit to Eckerd College.

Eckerd College offers the following extracurricular activities to its students:

  • Choral Groups
  • Drama
  • Literary Magazine
  • Music Ensembles
  • Radio Station
  • Sports
  • Student Film
  • TV Station
  • Yearbook

On a 4.0 scale, the average high school gpa for students that are entering Eckerd College is 3.3.

You may want to brush up on your ACT preparation as well, because the average ACT score for students that are entering Eckerd College is 25.

Don't forget to study for the SAT, because the average SAT score for students that are entering Eckerd College is 1143.

Do a lot of students come from out of state to attend Eckerd College? Well, about 73% of the student body at Eckerd College comes from outside the state of Florida.

Do a lot of the students at Eckerd College live on campus? Well, about 84% live on campus, while 16% live off campus and commute to school every day.

QUICK FACTS ABOUT ECKERD COLLEGE

Eckerd College Address:


4200-54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, Florida 33711
Phone: 727-864-8331
Fax: 727-866-2304
Web Site: http://www.eckerd.edu

Eckerd College admission closing date:


April 1

Does Eckerd College offer Associate's degrees?


No

Does Eckerd College offer Bachelor's degrees?


Yes

Does Eckerd College offer Master's degrees?


No

Does Eckerd College offer Doctoral degrees?


No

Eckerd College graduation rate:


60.6%

Eckerd College retention rate:


84%

Eckerd College average high school GPA:


3.3

Eckerd College average ACT score:


25

Eckerd College average SAT score:


1143

Eckerd College tuition cost (estimate):


$27,618



Financial Aid is available only to those who qualify.

Eckerd College room & board cost (estimate):


$7,152

Is Eckerd College a private college?


Yes

Is Eckerd College a coed college?


Yes

Eckerd College school calendar:


Semester

Is Eckerd College a 2 year or 4 year college?


4 Years
Please Note: Length of programs pertain to finishing programs in normal time.

Eckerd College enrollment:


1,781 Students

Percentage of applicants accepted to Eckerd College


74%

Percentage of students at Eckerd College receiving financial aid:


95%

Percentage of African American students:


2.7%



Percentage of Asian students:


1.6%

Percentage of Hispanic students:


3.9%

Percentage of Caucasian students:


75.2%

Percentage of students living on campus:


84%

Percentage of students living off campus:


16%



Other Activities Nearby:


Golf Courses in St. Petersburg


Data provided by Data-lists.com Universities and Colleges Database. Data last updated on 2007-10-18.

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