East Carolina University® Online

Find a Degree That Fits Your Goals

Ready to Finish Your Degree? Find Your Focus at ECU.

At East Carolina University Online, the ECU spirit doesn’t just resonate—it invites you in, welcoming you to a community that values both innovation and tradition. As part of a respected state institution, you’re stepping into a legacy of leadership in online education that’s recognized and trusted by employers and the community at large.

When you join our community, your success is more than a goal—it’s our steadfast commitment. Devoted faculty and supportive staff are with you every step of the way to ensure that you not only meet academic milestones but grow as a person and as a professional. Courses are crafted with you in mind, offering the flexibility and accessibility you need to balance your degree completion with life’s many demands. Everything we do is focused on your career so you can achieve personal and professional advancement with confidence.

You’ll feel the camaraderie, shared sense of purpose, and passion for service that binds the ECU community together. This isn’t just about finishing your degree; it’s about joining a meaningful network that cares deeply for its region and one another.

Top Ranked
Ranked a Top 10 Online College in America in 2023 by Newsweek
Transfer Friendly
Generous transfer policies make for faster degree completion.
Per Credit Hour
Competitive pricing for high-quality education—starting at just $375 per credit hour plus fees.

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

ECU’s online Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology is designed to help you recognize your own unique perspective while enriching your connections with the people you meet and work with every day. The program introduces core topics in psychology—from behavioral science to research design—using a broad, interdisciplinary focus with a built-in minor so you can apply these principles in various fields and professional settings.

Bachelor of Science in Multidisciplinary Studies: Security Studies

The world faces all types of threats, from terrorist attacks to natural disasters. It’s up to security professionals to help make communities more resilient and responsive to challenges. During your time in the online BS in Multidisciplinary Studies: Security Studies program at ECU, you’ll learn to protect what matters most by studying areas such as conflict management, national security policy, criminal justice, and more.

Bachelor of Science in Information & Cybersecurity Technology (ICT)

Cybersecurity risks are some of the most pressing threats facing public and private organizations, requiring highly trained experts to protect sensitive information. ECU’s online ICT program offers three concentration areas—Cybersecurity, Cloud Technologies, and Networking—to tailor the degree to your goals. Upon graduation from the program, you’ll have gained career-focused skills in areas such as cyberinfrastructure management, network fundamentals, digital communication systems, and more.

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Ethical and focused criminal justice professionals are critical to maintaining a healthy society. ECU’s online BS in Criminal Justice program prepares you for a wide variety of careers in areas such as corrections, courts, juvenile justice, and more, with opportunities to specialize your learning toward your unique interests. When you graduate, you’ll have the real-world skills and experience to advance your career and positively impact the communities you serve.

Ecu About Img

Beyond Academics

We don’t just offer degrees; we empower real-world success. Our focus on individualized attention, student support, and career services ensures that you leave not only with academic proficiency but the tools for advancement.

Why Get Your Online Degree From ECU?

National Recognition
National recognition among employers
Networking Opportunities
Powerful networking opportunities in the ECU community
Online Degree Programs
Decades of experience delivering online degree programs
Ecu Sacscoc Accreditation Logo Updated

ECU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

For more information visit ipar.ecu.edu/accreditation/accrd-regional .

Want to hear more about East Carolina University?

Fill out the form below, and an admissions representative will reach out to you with more information. After you’ve completed the form, you’ll automatically be redirected to learn more about East Carolina University and your chosen program.

Thank you for contacting ECU Online!

Or call 252-325-8390

By submitting this form, I am providing my digital signature that East Carolina University may email me or contact me regarding educational services by telephone and/or text message utilizing automated technology at the telephone number provided above. I understand this consent is not a condition to attend East Carolina University or to purchase any other goods or services.