Alumni and Friends
Our alumni are teachers, counselors, principals, superintendents and other leaders in education who impact students in North Carolina and beyond.
As alumni of the NC State College of Education, you are part of a community of extraordinary educators, counselors and leaders who are making a collective impact in every corner of North Carolina, around the world and across the field of education. Collectively, you are building more equitable, inclusive and supportive schools, colleges and communities so all learners have the opportunity to thrive.
Here are some ways you can maintain a lifelong relationship with our college and share your passions, as well as explore opportunities to expand your social and professional networks.
Stay Engaged With Us!
We have a network of over 17,000 alumni across the globe.
Our alumni are working in all 100 counties of North Carolina.
Alumni NewsMore Stories
#WhyIChoseEducation: ‘Education Has Something for Everybody,’ Says Karen Terrell Jackson ’14PHD
Two College of Education Alumni Win NARST Outstanding Doctoral Research Award
Retiring Associate Dean Anona Smith Williams ’91MS, ’02EDD: ‘I Hope People Will Say That I Was Always Unapologetically Myself and True to the Cause of Equity, Access and Opportunity’
“Each time that I have graduated from NC State, I felt prepared for the career change that ensued. I received a great education that was hands-on, embedded with strong relationships and an enormous amount of success. Our professors wanted us to succeed. They were excited about our career advancements and our scholarly work. We always felt as though we had a ‘raving fan’ in our corner. I couldn’t have asked for more or better support.”
– Valerie Bridges ’02MSA, ’10EDD
2022 N.C. Superintendent of the Year