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2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Accreditations and Memberships


Elizabeth City State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, professional and master’s degrees. Elizabeth City State University also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Elizabeth City State University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).

The following academic programs are accredited:

  • The Department of Business and Economics is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • The Social Work program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • The Teacher Education Program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • The Engineering Technology Program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of Accreditation Board for Engineering & Technology (ABET) Inc.
  • Elizabeth City State University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music.

National Association of Schools of Music, 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190-5248, (703) 437-0700 Phone, (703) 437-6312 Fax

The university as a whole, or through components of it, has current membership in various professional learned organizations. Memberships are held in the following:

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education

American Association of Higher Education

American Association of State Colleges and Universities

American Counseling Association

American Council on Education

American College of Sports and Medicine

American Library Association

American Political Science Association

American Psychological Association

American Red Cross

American Society of Criminology

Association on Higher Education and Disability

American Society for Public Administration

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Association for Institutional Research

Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems

Association of University and College Counseling Center Directors

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering

Aviation Accreditation Board International

Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association

Carolina’s Association of Collegiate Registrar and Admissions Officers

Council of Graduate Schools

Conference of Southern Graduate Schools

Council of Historically Black Graduate Schools

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

Council on Social Work Education

Council for Opportunity in Education

HBCU Library Alliance

Council on Undergraduate Research

National Academic Advising Association

National Association of African American Honors Programs

National Association of Colleges & Employers

National Association of Colleges & Employers

National Association of College & University Food Services

National Association of College and University Attorneys

National Collegiate Athletic Association

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

National Association for Kinesiology for Higher Education

National Business Aviation Association

National Collegiate Honors Council Association

National Association for Sport and Physical Education

National Association of Schools of Music

National Council of University Research Administrators

North Carolina Association of Colleges & Employers

North American Association of Summer Sessions

North Carolina Association of Institutional Research

North Carolina Association of Colleges for Teacher Education

North Carolina Association on Higher Education and Disability

North Carolina Association of Summer Sessions

North Carolina Conference of Graduate Schools

North Carolina Honors Association

North Carolina Library Association

North Carolina Preservation Consortium Archives

Second Nature-American College & University President’s Climate Commitment

Southern Association of Libraries

Southern Business Administration Association

Southern Regional Honors Association

University Aviation Association

NOTE TO STUDENTS

The publisher of this catalog has attempted to present information which, at the time of preparation for publication, most accurately describes the course offerings, faculty listings, policies, procedures, regulations, and requirements of the university. However, it does not establish contractual relationships. The university reserves the right to make changes in both curricula and relationships without prior notice. Students should consult academic advisors for current information.

Copies of the general catalog are made available to all students registered at the university, high school guidance counselors, and college university libraries. This catalog is also available on ECSU’s Website at: Office of the Registrar (ecsu.edu).