A student wishing to enroll at East Central Community College that has attended one or more other colleges will fit one of the classifications described below:
I. If the student was previously enrolled in credit courses at ECCC in the past, the student is a candidate for Re-Admission. Please click to our Re-Admissions page.
II. If the student has never been previously enrolled at ECCC, one of the following three cases will apply:
1. The student intends to pursue a degree program at ECCC. The student is a Transfer candidate.
2. The student is over 21 years of age and does not intend to pursue a degree program at ECCC. The student is a Non-Degree Seeking candidate.
3. The student only intends to enroll for courses in a Summer term, then return in the Fall to the same institution of higher learning where the student was enrolled in the immediately preceding Spring. The student is a Transient candidate. If the student wishes to remain at EC for the subsequent Fall or Spring term - that student must then complete the regular admissions process.
Transfer Admissions Requirements
* If a Transfer candidate has taken English Composition I and College Algebra and earned a minimum of a 'C' in both courses, that student will not be required to submit official ACT or Compass scores for general admissions to East Central Community College.
Non-Degree Seeking Admissions Requirements
Important note on Non-Degree Seeking candidacy: Non-Degree Seeking students are limited to 14 total credit hours at ECCC. Beyond that, these students must go through the full admissions
Transient Admissions Requirements
If the applicant prefers not to apply online, a manual application may be mailed to: East Central Community College, Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 129, Decatur, MS 39327