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North Carolina State University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Raleigh, NC

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Mechanization, General
  • Agricultural Teacher Education
  • Agricultural and Extension Education Services
  • Agriculture, General
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Engineering
  • Criminology
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Fine and Studio Arts Management
  • Food Science
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
  • French Language and Literature
  • Genetics, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Studies
  • Graphic Design
  • History, General
  • Horticultural Science
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial and Product Design
  • International/Global Studies
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Poultry Science
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Science, Technology and Society
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Soil Sciences, Other
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, General
  • Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
  • Textile Sciences and Engineering
  • Turf and Turfgrass Management
  • Women's Studies
  • Wood Science and Wood Products/Pulp and Paper Technology
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
Most Popular Disciplines
Engineering, Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, agriculture, life sciences, physical sciences, communication, computer science, economics, foreign languages, history, mathematics, education, statistics, textiles
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
Not reported
Part-Time Faculty
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 6% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 8% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 26% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 44% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 18% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
3050
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Chemical Engineering, Master of Education, Master of Graphic Design, Master of Integrated Manufacturing Systems, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Forestry, Master of Industrial Engineering, Master of Art and Design, Master of Microbial Biotechnology, Master of Social Work, Master of Economics, Master of Computer Science, Master of Food Science, Master of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management, Master of Accounting, Master of Physiology, Master of Nutrition, Master of Business Administration, Master of Civil Engineering, Master of Statistics, Master of Functional Genomics, Master of Science, Master of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Master of Industrial Design, Master of Operations Research, Master of Financial Mathematics, Master of Nanoengineering, Master of Public Administration, Master of Engineering, Master of Textiles, Master of Sociology, Master of International Studies, Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Nuclear Engineering, Master of School Administration, Master of Architecture, Master of Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • Animal Sciences
  • Architecture
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Forestry
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geosciences
  • International Affairs
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marine Sciences
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Meteorology
  • Middle School Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition
  • Oceanography
  • Operations Research
  • Public Administration
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management
  • Statistics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Travel and Tourism

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • Animal Sciences
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Forestry
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geosciences
  • Marine Sciences
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Meteorology
  • Natural Resources
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition
  • Oceanography
  • Operations Research
  • Public Administration
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Sociology
  • Sports Management
  • Statistics
  • Travel and Tourism

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