Edgecombe Community College is a 2-year, public community college located in Tarboro, NC. The college was founded in 1968, and has grown to include a branch campus in Rocky Mount. ECC is one of the colleges included in the North Carolina Community College System.
Besides offering regular courses and class times, Edgecombe also offers distance learning, extensive evening or early morning classes, and Saturday classes. Edgecombe has a large continuing education program. These courses are designed to prepare individuals for entry into an occupation, provide cultural awareness, offer self-improvement, and help further the education of employed individuals. All courses at ECC (both traditional and continuing education) are very broad and cover a variety of topics. Programs include business, health science, industrial programs, and service programs. The majority of students who apply to ECC are admitted, but some programs are selective.
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges