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Eastern Gateway Community College

4000 Sunset Blvd, Steubenville, OH

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Eastern Gateway Community College believes that better education can lead to a better life. This college offers vast academic opportunities that cater to a diverse population.

EGCC has an open door admission policy and students with high school diploma, GED certificate or equivalent can qualify for admission. Applicants are required to take an exam and undergo an interview to determine the right program for them.

Students of EGCC can choose from a number of associate degree and certificate programs in different areas of study designed to help students achieve their academic and career goals. Those with good academic standing are allowed to earn a dual degree.

As an institution with the lowest tuition rates in the state of Ohio, EGCC offers affordable education coupled with great value and excellence. Compared to other Ohio state universities with almost $10,000 tuition fee in a year, EGCC students only pay less than half of that amount.

This college strives to keep up with the constantly changing industry to provide the necessary education for the community it serves. EGCC Department of Workforce and Community Outreach develop programs designed to cultivate lifelong learning and vital skills for the students to competitively fare in the current workforce market.

Numerous academic support services are available to guide the students in their academic endeavours. Recent graduates and alumni can also seek help from Career Services office in terms of determining and finding appropriate job opportunities.  The admissions department at EGCC is another valuable resource for students interested in the school.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $3,300. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $20 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition range:
    • State Residents: $3,300-$4,000
    • Out-of-State: $4,400-$5,220
  • Charges per unit:
    • State Residents: $110-$130 per credit unit
    • Nonresidents: $150-$170 per credit unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid95%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships91%$4,631
Receiving Student Loans60%$2,264
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Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Eastern Gateway Community College may provide services to students like:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Day care for children

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Community colleges often offer both career training programs and options for students to transfer-out to four year institutions, which is why the table below is so important, it compares this school against community colleges in Ohio.

 Eastern Gateway Community CollegeJefferson CountyOhio
Graduation Rate23.7%-18.2%
Transfer-out Rate19.6%-21.4%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Dental Assistant Program
    • Accredited by the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation (since 1970)
  • Radiology Technician Program
    • Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1978)
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Eastern Gateway Community College by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

Construction Trades

Education

Engineering

Engineering Technology

Family and Consumer Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Legal Professions and Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Precision Production

Security and Protective Services

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Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Map




ACCEPTANCE RATE
nan%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
95%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
18:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
34

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$4,414