The NC State College of Education prepares exceptional educators. Here, you will engage in enriched learning experiences. You will complete courses infused with research and best practices. You will learn from and be mentored by national experts in their fields. You will study alongside other talented students who share your passion to improve lives through education. You will enjoy the full NC State experience while building lifelong relationships in an inclusive community.
We’ve designed all this to ensure that you will be effective from your first day in the classroom – and that you will become a transformational educator and leader who changes the world one student, one school and one community at a time.
What sets us apart helps prepare you to do the extraordinary.
Teaching Alumni on Statewide Performance Measures
Passage Rate on N.C. Licensing Exams
Producer of STEM Educators in N.C.
"I learned so much in my first year, and I cannot wait to see how the NC State College of Education further prepares me to be the best teacher I can be."
-Rachel Hulicki, Sophomore, Elementary Education
Get Involved in Our Community
Clubs and Organizations
We have nearly a dozen education-specific student clubs and organizations that will help you build transferrable skills, hone your leadership skills and foster relationships with others.
Live and Learn in SAY Village
Our Students Advocating for Youth (SAY) Village is a living and learning village that connects NC State students with underserved K-12 students in the Wake County Public School System for after-school mentoring.
Student Scholarships and Financial Aid
Through the generous support of our alumni, corporations and friends, we offer several scholarships exclusively to students enrolled in the NC State College of Education. We also can connect you with university-wide scholarship opportunities, including the Goodnight Scholars Program.