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.
"The College of Education has pushed us to both think critically about pedagogy and actually apply our learning in the field. I am grateful I chose NC State because I know that the challenges have transformed me into a better leader and educator."
- Rachel Bland ‘20
Elementary Education Major
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 across North Carolina and beyond by conducting research, developing resources and providing professional development programs.Learn More
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