June 2011

ECU’S TUITION INCREASE AMONG LOWEST OF REGIONAL UNIVERSITIES

The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education approved a 5 percent tuition increase Friday for East Central University students for the 2011-12 academic year. ECU did not raise any student fees.

Undergraduate tuition will increase by $110.70 more per semester, based on a typical 15-hour semester. Graduate students enrolled in a typical 12-hour semester will face an additional $107.76 increase per semester.

ECU GRADUATE INDUCTED INTO OKLAHOMA ACCOUNTING HALL OF FAME

A graduate of East Central University became the 52nd inductee into the Oklahoma Accounting Hall of Fame during the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants’ annual awards ceremony June 10 in Tulsa.

FORBES NAMED ECU’S VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT DEVELOPMENT

The dean of students of an Arkansas university will become vice president for student development July 1 at East Central University in Ada.

The appointment of Dr. Jerry Forbes was approved at the June meeting of the Board of Regents of the Regional University System of Oklahoma.

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