ECPI University

5555 Greenwich Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
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Making the decision to earn your degree in Information Technology and pursue your career goals could be the best decision you ever make. Enroll at ECPI University and you’ll join a collaborative and fostering learning environment, surrounded by faculty and staff who are there to support you through the entire process.

What sets ECPI University apart? Just ask the employers who hire our graduates. Since 1966, more than 3,800 employers have looked to ECPI for talented professionals who are capable of entering the workplace and doing the job right on the very first day. That’s because our curriculum is designed to meet the needs of today’s highly-specialized job market.

With several concentrations of study in Computer and Information Science, Electronics Engineering Technology, and Mechanical Engineering Technology, ECPI University offers degrees to meet employers’ increasing demand for qualified tech professionals.  (fields vary by location)

•Electronics Engineering Technology

Available as Bachelor’s or Associate (availability varies by campus)

If you are the type of person who likes working with your hands, putting things together, and combining different systems to come up with a solution for a real life problem, then a career in Electronics Engineering Technology could be the right choice for you. Learn to analyze and troubleshoot electronic and telecommunication systems.


Available as Bachelor’s (availability varies by campus)

Interested in automated manufacturing? Do you like working with your hands?  Learn to develop and troubleshoot robotics, programmable controllers, and integrated systems.  Skills in the Mechatronics field can be applied in various areas including maintenance and repair, installation, quality assurance, and research and development.

•Mechanical Engineering Technology

Available as Bachelor’s (availability varies by campus)

If you like hands-on careers in design, testing, manufacturing, operations, maintenance, and technical support, then a degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology may be the right choice for you. Learn skills that support industries such as Product Design and Fabrication, Manufacturing, Power Generation, Heating, Air Conditioning, Transportation, Infrastructure, Plant Management, and Systems Control.

•Medical Imaging Equipment Technology

Available as Associate (available at Charlotte Campus only)

Medical Imaging Equipment Technologists are a critical part of any healthcare organization.  They keep imaging equipment in proper working order and install, maintain, repair, and troubleshoot diagnostic medical imaging equipment (fluoroscopy and radiography including X-rays and mammography). 

•Network Security

Available as Bachelor’s or Associate (availability varies by campus)

Are you the type of person who likes to be challenged and wants to help an organization stay ahead of anyone or anything that might harm its computer systems?  A career in Network Security may be right for you.  Students can learn how to create and build networks in various environments and both design and implement network security plans to keep hackers at bay and keep networks safe.

•Cloud Computing

Available as Bachelor’s (availability varies by campus)

The rise of virtualization and cloud computing technology brings with it enormous opportunities to increase Information Technology agility and flexibility while reducing the cost and complexity of an organization’s network infrastructure. Virtualization and storage are the essential catalysts for cloud computing. Students learn to virtualize servers and clients, utilize cloud technologies, create storage solutions, and deploy thin applications for large, medium, and small organizational networks.

•Database Programming

Available as Bachelor’s or Associate (availability varies by campus)

This hands-on, interactive educational program can equip you with the computer programming and information processing skills required for career-entry positions in a wide range of positions.  Students are introduced to a variety of operation system environments and programming languages.

•Software Development

Available as Bachelor’s (availability varies by campus)

Software – the system interface that connects you to a computer, tablet, or smartphone! It’s a specific set of programs, procedures, and algorithms that requires advanced knowledge to develop. Each year, enterprising developers create an array of cloud, mobile and web-based applications designed to make business more effective and our lives more enjoyable.

•Web Development

Available as Bachelor’s or Associate (availability varies by campus)

Developing and maintaining websites with multimedia applications can make for an exciting career.  Through this program, you can learn how to create interactive sites with animated graphics. You can also develop visual creativity, logical information design, and multimedia communication skills.

•Information Systems

Available as Master’s (availability varies by campus)

Expand your knowledge and optimize your career potential.  Our Master’s program in Information Systems is designed to prepare you for leading roles in IT. The program is focused on providing knowledge and skills to apply the principles and concepts related to the development and management of information systems and technology locally and globally.

Schedule an appointment with an Admissions Advisor and find out more about:

•Campus locations in VA, NC, SC, and online learning

•Campus tours, classroom equipment, and faculty introductions

•Program overviews and application process

•Tutoring, clubs, campus community, and other support systems to help you from day one until graduation

•Scholarship opportunities

•Tuition and financial aid questions (for those who qualify)

•Flexible class schedule options

•Career services department and resources available for job search strategies

Reduce your college tuition! More than $5 Million Awarded in 2013

It’s easier than you may think to find out if you qualify for one of ECPI University’s scholarships.  Contact us today for more detail on how to apply and lower your tuition!

•Graduation Scholarship Fund

•Fixed Tuition Pledge

•Career Advancement Scholarship

•High School Scholarships

•Veterans – Yellow Ribbon Program

•Business Partnership Programs


ECPI University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees and diploma programs.

Apply Today – It could be the best decision you ever make!

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Degrees Offerred

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