Founded in 1958, Eckerd College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Saint Petersburg (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Florida. This institution also has a branch campus in Tampa Bay. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Eckerd College (EC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. Eckerd College (EC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 62 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. EC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Colours||Teal, navy blue and black|
|Address||4200 54th Avenue South
|Tel||+1 (727) 867 1166|
|Fax||+1 (727) 866 2304|
|Other locations||Tampa Bay|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg 33711
(727) 864 8331
800 456 9009
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Presbyterian Presbyterian Church (USA) - www.pcusa.org|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Eckerd College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 156,516 physical volumes, 3,750 physical media, 65,896 digital/electronic medium and 201 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Eckerd College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,786 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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