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.