Eckerd college - Bachelor's Degree

Eckerd college is committed to providing education with the purpose of broadening knowledge of its students, personal and professional development in line with ethical and social values and to awaken intellect to contemplate and develop spirituality and conscience.

  • Average Tuition USD 55,230

School Description

The College started with a vision in 1958 but was incorporated officially a year later. Formerly with another name, Eckerd College acquired its name in 1972 from Mr. Jack M. Eckerd who transferred control of college to self-perpetuating Board of Trustees and created a covenant relationship between the church and the college. He served the college until his death in 2004. Among the many notable alumni, a few are: Hank Green (Creator and Host at SciShow), Alex Eckelberry (CEO at Meros.io) and Felipe Wasserman (CEO at Petitebox).

Bachelor Programs

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    American Studies

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of American history, society, literature, and culture

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Ancient Studies; East Asian Studies

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Anthropology

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biology, and the behavior of primates.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Arabic

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of philology; classical Arabic; modern standard Arabic; Arabic dialects; and the application of the Arabic language to business, science/technology, and other professional settings.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Art History

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Art History. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the historical development of art; the theory of art; art history research methods; the conservation of works of art; and the study of specific periods, cultures, styles, and themes.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Arts

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program offers a wide range of courses that focus on the study of art history; art theory and criticism; performing arts; 2D art; 3D art; digital art; photography, and architectural modelmaking.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Biochemistry

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Biomedical Science. The program combines biology and medicine and offers courses that focus on the study of molecular biology, parasitology, and toxicology.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Biology

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant DNA technology.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Business Administration

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Chemistry

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Chinese

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    The program offers courses that develop students' Chinese conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Comparative Literature; Creative Writing

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of English Literature. The program offers courses that focus on analyzing passages, and relating texts to cultural, social, historical and political contexts.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Composition

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of English Composition. The program offers courses that focus on the principles of writing in effective sentences, paragraphs, and essays.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Economics

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Economics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the systematic and efficient allocation of resources; economic theory; micro and macroeconomics; comparative economic systems; banking systems; international economics; quantitative analytical methods; and public policy.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Engineering

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    English

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Environmental Studies

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Environmental Studies. The program offers courses that focus on renewable and non-renewable resources, ecosystems, pollution, and biodiversity.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Film Studies

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Film Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; the history, development, theory, and critical analysis of film; and the principles of filmmaking and film production.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Finance

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Finance. The program offers courses that focus on the study of core business disciplines such as management, accounting, and marketing.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    French

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that develop students' French conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Geosciences; Marine Science; Behavioral Sciences

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    History

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in past societies and their interrelationship.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Humanities

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Humanities. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the social and physical sciences, languages, literature, art, music, philosophy, and religion.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    International Business

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the law, the policies, and the regulations governing transnational businesses and commercial practices. The program offers a wide range of courses that provide students with insights into global economic and business climates.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    International Education

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the principles of International Relations, politics and international institutions. The program offers courses that focus on the study of foreign policy analysis; international law and organization; the comparative study of specific countries and regions; and the theory and practice of diplomacy.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Italian; Japanese; Greek

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of language development, and the relationship between languages and language groups from a humanistic and/or scientific perspective.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Journalism

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the fundamentals of Journalism. The program offers courses that focus on news writing and editing; reporting; photojournalism; layout and graphic design; journalism law and policy; professional standards and ethics; research methods; and journalism history and criticism.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Latin

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on Latin as a language; ancient history; classical art/archaeology; and classical literature.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Law and Justice

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Law. The program offers courses that focus on the principles of criminal law, contract law, constitutional and administrative law; mooting; and drafting legal documents.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Leadership Studies

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the leadership skills required in a business, government, non-profit, or educational setting. The program offers courses that focus on the study of organizational planning; the dynamics of leadership; team building; conflict resolution and mediation; communication; and other management skills.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Management

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of topics related to business; management; finance; economics; marketing; customers operations; communication; information technology; business policy; and strategy.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Mathematics

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Music

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music. The program offers courses that focus on the study of medieval, renaissance, classical, romantic, jazz, pop, and rock music.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Philosophy

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Philosophy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of Eastern and Western philosophy, aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, and contemporary philosophy.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Physical Education

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program equips students with the knowledge of exercise and physical activities that promote physical fitness. The program combines coursework that includes professional education and physical education, offering courses that focus on the study of kinesiology; exercise psychology; and motor skills development.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Physics

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Political Science

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Political Science. The program offers courses that focus on understanding political ideas, ideologies, institutions, policies, processes, and behavior. As well as groups, classes, government, diplomacy, law, strategy, and war.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Pre-Health

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Pre-Medicine. The program is ideal for students looking to pursue a career in medicine. The program offers courses that focus on the study of chemistry, cell biology, anatomy, and physics.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Psychology

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Religious Studies

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theological and practical knowledge of Religious Education. The program offers courses that focus on teaching the fundamentals of religion and different belief systems; doctrines; rituals; customs; rites; and religion in society.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Sociology

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Sociology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of family; religion; media; global development; and methods of research.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Spanish

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    The program offers courses that develop students' Spanish conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Statistics

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Statistics. The program offers courses that focus on the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data, as well as the effective communication and presentation of results relying on data.

  • 4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

    Women's and Gender Studies

    USD 39,684 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Gender Studies. The program offers courses that focus on women's studies, men's studies, and LGBTQ studies.

See more programs

Rankings

  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 715
  • US News (Liberal Arts)
    US News (Liberal Arts) 128
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 458

Accreditations

    School Locations

    Other Information

    Established in 1958

    Other

    The college has advantage of its location, a mile long along the Gulf of Mexico, providing with outdoor laboratories for biology, marine science and environmental studies along with club and intercollegiate sports and water recreation.

    Explore Careers of Alumni

    Where they work

      What do they do

        The Location

        4200 54th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33711, United States

        Popular venues

          Social Media Feed

          Student Reviews

          There are no reviews for Eckerd college yet,
          be the first one to review.

          • Testimony
            1982-1986, Bachelors Degree

            Eckerd taught me to think all the way through situations, not just the surface. It motivated me to apply myself completely in all that I do, for that I am forever thankful.

          • Testimony
            1995-1997, Bachelor of Liberal Arts

            It is merging a questioning attitude with unconventional solutions. After all, conventional ideas were once unconventional. The faculty at Eckerd College inspires and motivates students in new and unexpected directions in the art of business management. Above all, new ideas and concepts are embraced and encouraged sowing the seeds of innovation.

          • Testimony
            1998-2002, Bachelor in Arts (B.A.)

            Is a great liberal arts school. It makes you a deep thinker.