ECPI University Signs Agreement with TNCC

Newport News, VAECPI University is pleased to announce that it has signed an articulation agreement with Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) that provides TNCC Information Technology graduates automatic admission into ECPI University's Bachelor of Science degree program in Computer Information Science with a major in Cyber and Network Security.

To gain automatic admission, the applicant must: 

  • Have earned his/her associate’s degree within five years of her application to ECPI University
  • Complete an interview with an ECPI University admissions representative.
  • Submit official transcripts from TNCC
  • Have earned a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher throughout associate’s degree program
  • Have achieved a C or better in all courses applied to the degree program and have completed all courses applied to the degree within the past 10 years 

Students who transfer from TNCC will have their application fee waived and receive a 20 percent reduction in per semester charges for full-time registration (does not include book or learning resource charges).

For more information, please contact ECPI University Director of Marketing at 757.490.9090 or   

About ECPI University 

ECPI University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate's, baccalaureate, and master's degrees and diplomas. SACSCOC is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. A private university founded in 1966, ECPI University has campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida, and offers convenient classes during the day, evening, and online; graduate employment services, continuing education, certification classes, and testing are also available.                 

On campus or online, fields of study include: HEALTH SCIENCES: Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing (RN to BSN), BS to BSN, Nursing (RN), Practical Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Health Information Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapy, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting,  Radiography, Sonography, Surgical Technology; TECHNOLOGY: Master of Science in Information Systems, Master of Science in Cybersecurity, Cyber and Network Security, Information Systems,  Software Development, Cloud Computing, Web Development, Electronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics/Advanced Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering Technology; BUSINESS AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting, Business Administration, IT Management, Hospitality Management, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security; CULINARY: Culinary Arts, Culinary Nutrition, Food Service Management, Baking and Pastry Arts. (Program field availability varies by campus.) For more information, visit 


ECPI University Director of Marketing - 757.490.9090 or
Release Date:
Tuesday, February 19, 2019