Address: 1704 Weeksville Rd, Elizabeth City, NC 27909, United States
Elizabeth City State University is a historically black college that located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, in the United States. It has nearly 2500 students in 37 baccalaureate programs and three master degree programs. It is also the member of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.
Elizabeth City State University has long history because it was listed as a historical university. It was established by the North Carolina General Assembly on March 3, 1891. In 1937, the school made the transformation into a full four-year teachers college and was officially named Elizabeth City State teachers College. In 1939, the college awarded its first bachelor science degrees in its program of elementary education. The college got membership in the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools in December 1961. The name was changed to Elizabeth City State College in 1963 and the last name was decided in 1969. It became one of the system’s sixteen constituent universities.