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East Central University – Tuition & Success Analysis

Ada, OK

East Central University – Snapshot


Four-Year Public University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,249

Average annual cost of attendance: $7,196

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $16,688

Campus Setting: Town

Religious Affiliation: None

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East Central University Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $5,056

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $6,202

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $8,489

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $11,024

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $11,200


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by East Central University. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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East Central University Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 35%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 57%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $36,800

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 63%

East Central University Admissions

East Central University Acceptance Rate: 58%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 480 to 590

SAT Critical Reading: 370 to 430

SAT Writing: N/A to N/A

ACT English: 17 to 23

ACT Math: 13 to 23

ACT Writing: N/A to N/A

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to East Central University actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

East Central University Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 42%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 37%

Typical student debt: $16,688

Typical monthly loan payment: $177

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Majors at East Central University


These are the most popular areas of study offered at East Central University:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 7%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 16%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 3%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 2%
  • Education – 8%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 3%
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences – 1%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 16%
  • History – 3%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 4%
  • Legal Professions and Studies – 1%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 2%
  • Mathematics and Statistics – 3%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 1%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 6%
  • Physical Sciences – 2%
  • Psychology – 3%
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions – 10%
  • Social Sciences – 4%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 3%

For more information about the various majors at East Central University, visit their website.

East Central University Diversity


Overall Composition at East Central University

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend East Central University full time:  87%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend East Central University part time:  13%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at East Central University:  20%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 14%

Asian: 0%

Black: 4%

Hispanic: 5%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 11%

Two or more races: 9%

Unknown: 3%

White: 55%

East Central University Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 2.2

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 5.1

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 17.3

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.