North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is a public, doctoral and research intensive, land-grant university committed to fulfilling its fundamental purposes through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. The university offers degree programs at the baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels with emphasis on agriculture, engineering, science, technology, literature and other academic areas. As one of North Carolina’s three engineering colleges, the university offers Ph.D. programs in engineering. Basic and applied research is conducted by faculty in university centers of excellence, in interinstitutional relationships, and through significant involvement with several public and private agencies. The university also conducts major research through engineering, transportation, and its extension programs in agriculture. North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University aspires to be the premier interdisciplinary-centered university in America that builds on its comparative advantages in engineering, technology and business; a strong civil rights legacy; and status as an 1890 land-grant institution.See All 1 Photos
Main CampusGreensboro, North Carolina, United States Campus Website5,000 - 20,000 on Campus<100,000 residents in GreensboroLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
Spread over 188-acres at the center of North Carolina's Piedmont, NCA&T's campus is just nine blocks from downtown Greensboro. Well-known for its quality of life, the area's mix of industry with schools and universities contributes to its economic and cultural diversity. The city attracts major sporting events and entertainment at the Greensboro Coliseum. An international airport plus two interstate highways facilitate easy access from all directions. Greensboro is ideally situated to visit both the state's majestic mountains and pristine beaches.