Graduate Student Virtual Open House

Learn how the leading college of education in North Carolina can prepare you to take your career to the next level.

The NC State College of Education is hosting its Spring 2021 Prospective Graduate Student Virtual Open House on Thursday, March 18, from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Join us for an opportunity to learn more about our graduate programs and engage with faculty, staff and students. Explore how you can advance in your field or enhance your impact by pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree.

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Explore Our Graduate Programs

Whether you’re an experienced educator or new to the profession, and whichever specialty most excites you, you can enhance your ability to transform lives, schools and communities by completing a graduate degree through the NC State College of Education. We offer over 40 flexible master’s and doctoral degrees that cover the spectrum — from elementary education and counselor education to educational leadership and policy.

Find the right program for you

Why NC State Education

Our graduate programs meet you where you are so you can pursue a degree that prepares you to ensure the educational success of others.

  • Flexible | Take courses online, in-person in the evening, or through a mix of face-to-face and online courses
  • Quality | Learn from some of the nation’s best faculty members and researchers in the field of education
  • Value | Earn a degree  at one of the nation’s best values among public universities
  • Relevant | Prepare for the opportunities and challenges you face in your classrooms, schools or clinical settings

"I chose to attend NC State because of the connections and opportunities to grow as an emerging scholar-leader. I appreciate the numerous opportunities to be engaged on-campus and within the community. I have had the opportunity to meet and establish connections with people in and out of the College of Education, who only enrich the work that I hope to do in the future."

- Iwinosa Idahor, '09, '11MED
Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development

When you join the NC State College of Education, you join one of the leading colleges of education in North Carolina, the nation and the world.


Faculty Research Productivity in N.C. (U.S. News and Academic Analytics)


Among Public Graduate Colleges of Education in U.S.
(U.S. News & World Report)


Among All Colleges of Education in the World (World University Rankings)