As a research powerhouse grounded in our land-grant mission, we solve educational problems and improve the educational outcomes of all learners across
North Carolina, the nation and the world.
We prepare extraordinary educators who change the world one student, one school, one community at a time. Join them.
"Being an NC State College of Education graduate carries a lot of weight. The opportunities I had here prepared me to make an immediate impact. I would not be able to take over a program as a beginning teacher had I not developed a curriculum already or been in the classroom since my sophomore year."
- Mason Taylor '19
Technology, Engineering, and Design Teacher in Apex, N.C.
We are state, national and global leaders in education.
Producer of STEM Educators
in North Carolina
In Active Funded
Research in the U.S.
Among All Colleges
of Education in the World
Centers and Institutes
The Friday Institute
Our Friday Institute for Educational Innovation supports in-service teachers and K-12 schools through North Carolina by conducting research, developing resources and providing professional development programs.Learn More
Taking Care of Our Students
You can make an immediate difference for College of Education students dealing with unexpected financial needs related to the coronavirus pandemic by supporting the Student Emergency Fund.
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