ECU sees record enrollment for Fall 2017

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - A record number of students are on ECU's campus this semester.

This fall, the university broke their enrollment record with 29,131 students.

That represent all 100 counties in our state, as well as all 50 U.S. states and even 44 countries.

ECU officials say this fall semester is also the largest undergraduate enrollment record, with 23,265.

There were also several degree programs that saw a big increase in student enrollment.

The College of Nursing saw a 15% increase in the number of students enrolled in their undergraduate nursing program.