North Carolina’s best educators prepare at the NC State College of Education. In every corner of the state, in all 100 counties, NC State alumni are educating children, improving schools and strengthening communities. 

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"I honestly believe that there’s no other college of education that’s better than the one at NC State. Going into my first year of teaching, I felt like I had so much knowledge in my head that I just couldn’t wait to get started."

- Christina Chase Lane ’18
Third-grade teacher who won Wake County Public School System’s
2018-19 Diane Kent-Parker First-Year Teacher Award

College of Education Students during a Mathematics Field Day.

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The NC State College of Education leads the way in North Carolina in preparing extraordinary educators.

#1

Producer of STEM Educators
in N.C.

#1

Teaching Alumni on Performance Measures in N.C.

#1

College for Education Majors
in N.C.

Otis Maben with an elementary school student.

Preparing Extraordinary Educators to Make an Extraordinary Impact

At the NC State College of Education, over 1,700 students study across 60-plus degree programs that equip them to be educators and leaders who champion the educational success of all. Meet a few of them.

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"As a land-grant college, we are driven to prepare extraordinary educators who equip students with STEM workforce capabilities. The state’s well-being depends on it."

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