NC State has never been an ivory tower. Our land-grant mission demands we pursue research and education with purpose. The ideas we generate, the companies we start and the graduates we prepare to lead in the world all share the same goal: creating prosperity.
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences discovers, teaches and applies knowledge to disciplines that effect safe, affordable supplies of food and fiber, a cleaner environment and better health for people and animals.
For over 75 years the NC State College of Natural Resources has been a leading force in natural resource education, research and service. Our graduates hold leadership positions in government, industry and natural resource advocacy.
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) provides education, research and extension services in traditional humanities fields like literature, communications and political science. The college also focuses on public policy, global perspectives and other rapidly emerging disciplines such as rhetoric, film studies and digital media.