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Find out what it takes to become a part of NC State, one of the best-value public universities in the nation.

Think and Do With Us

An NC State education is the key to whatever door you want to open. We offer more than 100 undergraduate majors and more than 200 master’s and doctoral programs. Our students graduate ready for successful careers and meaningful lives.

Our Pack is strong, and we’re always looking for more thinkers and doers from all over the world to help us get even stronger.

Top 1% Worldwide

The Center for World University Rankings puts NC State among the best universities on the planet.

#1 in the Southeast for Entrepreneurship

You won’t find better student entrepreneurship programs in the region, according to The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur.

Baby, you’re a firework. 🐺🎇

Happy 4th of July from @raleighgov’s Fireworks Celebration at @dixpark.
Drop your combos in the comments. ⬇️🍦😋

Can your favorite @ncstatehowlingcow flavors make an even better milkshake? AnnE Ford '22 and Jada Williams '24 found themselves at the Howling Cow Creamery with one goal: find the best combination.

Turns out, some ideas *are* better than others.

#NationalIceCreamMonth
Home is where your Pack is. 🐾

📸: @maycaudillophoto
A summer State of mind. ☀️🐾 

#SummerSolstice #NCStateOnCampus

See Yourself Here

NC State’s campus is full of legendary landmarks, beautiful outdoor spaces, state-of-the-art facilities and ways to find — and celebrate with — your community.

Stay updated on our university’s biggest moments all year long.

We Solve Problems

At NC State, we focus on real-world solutions for real-world problems. Our university is a research powerhouse where experts — and budding experts — work together across disciplines to make a difference in the world.

Whether we’re advancing quantum computing, creating wearable technology solutions, uncovering the causes of liver cancer or creating artificial intelligence tools, we’re always driving innovation.