FIRST TIME FRESHMAN
A First Time Freshman is a high school graduate or GED completer with no previous college enrollment.
A Readmit student is a student who has attended East Central in the past and has had a break in enrollment. A break in enrollment means that you have missed a semester (Summer does not apply).
dual credit / dual enrolled
A Dual Credit student is a student who is enrolled in high school who is taking an East Central course on their high school campus.
A Dual Enrolled student is a student who is enrolled in college courses not on the high school campus while still in high school.
transfers / non-degree seeking / transient
A Transfer student is a student who has NEVER attended East Central Community College, but has attended another college institution.
A Non-Degree Seeking student is a student who is over the age of 21 and does not intend to pursue a degree at East Central. Non Degee Seeking students are not eligible for Financial Aid.