Our Mission

The College of Education is a voice of innovation for learning across the lifespan. We prepare professionals who educate and lead. Our inquiry and practice reflect integrity, a commitment to social justice and the value of diversity in a global community.

North Carolina

Our Vision

The College of Education will lead the way in North Carolina in increasing opportunities for success in education and reducing achievement gaps.


Our Impact

Through our academic, research and outreach programs, we work to ensure all learners -- from their childhood through adulthood -- are positioned for lifelong success.


Teaching Alumni on Statewide Performance Measures in N.C.


Producer of STEM Educators in N.C.


In Education Research Funding in N.C.

Sources: N.C Department of Higher Instruction, UNC Educator Quality Dashboard, U.S. News, Academic Analytics

Our core mission is to impact education at all levels. We are committed to achieving high goals for the greatest good that includes the educational success of all learners across North Carolina and beyond.

Mary Ann Danowitz, D.Ed.
Dean, NC State College of Education

Meet the Leadership Team