Message from the Dean

Welcome to the Graduate School website. The Graduate School exemplifies North Carolina A&T State University's tradition of excellence in learning, discovery and engagement. We are proud of our unique approach to the graduate enterprise that comprises the combined efforts of an intercultural faculty and staff, a diverse student population, and an unparalleled research and learning experience. Our alumni are leading thinkers and innovators in a variety of fields, seeking to improve life for all in the 21st century and beyond.

Our state of the art research centers and facilities include the NASA Center for Aviation Safety, the NSF Engineering Research Center for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials, the NOAA-Interdisciplinary Scientific Environmental Technology Center, the Center for Post-Harvest Technologies, the Interdisciplinary Center for Entrepreneurship and E-Business and the recently established Joint School for Nanoscience and Nanoengineering.  An overview of our research can be gleaned by downloading our research brochure.

NC A&T offers a variety of financial assistance options for graduate study.  We currently offer 45 master’s concentrations through 30 master's degree programs and 11 doctoral concentrations through 9 doctoral degree programs, as well as a number of certificate programs in collaboration with the following schools and colleges: School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business and Economics, School of Education, College of Engineering, School of Technology, and the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering.  We encourage you to download our graduate school brochure for an overview of our program offerings.

We invite you to explore our website for more information on our academic programs, research opportunities, admission processes, and financial assistance.  Please don't hesitate to call us at 336-285-2366 or email us at grad@ncat.edu if you have any questions.  When you are ready to apply to one of our programs, please click this link: Apply now

We look forward to receiving your application for admission to one of our graduate programs.

Best wishes.

Sanjiv Sarin, PhD PE
Vice Provost for Research, Graduate Programs and Extended Learning and
Dean, The Graduate School

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