Convenience. Quality. Affordability.


At Elizabeth City State University, we believe education has no boundaries. Our undergraduate and graduate online degree programs offer the same quality education and accreditations as our classroom programs, but with flexibility and convenience to fit your schedule.

As part of the University of North Carolina system, ECSU offers affordable undergraduate and graduate degree programs, both accessible 24/7 and designed to fit your busy schedule.

No matter where you are in your education journey, we can help you grow. Explore our Online Degree Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Homeland Security >>
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies >>
  • Master of Education in Elementary Education >>


For More Information:

Melanie Temple, Director of Distance Education
Distance Education
Elizabeth City State University
Campus Box 924
HL Trigg Building, Suite 102, Room 107A
1704 Weeksville Rd.
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Phone: (252) 335-3699
Toll Free Number: (877) 432-7662 
Fax: (252) 335-3426
Email: metemple@ecsu.edu
Distance Education Email: de@ecsu.edu

Elizabeth City State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award degrees at the baccalaureate and master’s level. 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).