Social Sciences

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At Elizabeth City State University, we are committed to preparing students to become engaged citizens, who understand the importance of public service and have a passion for making this a better world. Our curriculum in the social sciences prepares students for both graduate and professional programs as well as careers in education, accounting, business administration, criminal justice, and other fields that require critical thinking and decision-making skills.

Social Sciences

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How to Apply

Meet minimum admissions requirements. Check out the minimum academic requirements for your program to make sure you qualify for admission.

If you’re ready to apply, submit your application online before these dates.

  • Fall semester (Starting in August): June 30
  • Spring semester (Starting in January): December 1
  • Summer Semester (Starting in June): May 10

Have official copies of all high school and college transcripts sent to the Office of Admissions via mail or an electronic transcript service. Submit all standardized test scores, as well.

We’ll send you an email with a verification link to set up your Viking Admissions Portal account. You’ll use this portal to pay your application fee, check on your application status, and, if admitted, to confirm your enrollment at ECSU.


Interim Department Chair

Tina Craddock, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
344 Gilchrist Complex
Campus Box 851

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We’re here to support you throughout your time at ECSU–starting now. For more info on the admissions process, reach out to us directly.