College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences
The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is comprised of departments formerly housed in the College of Arts and Sciences. The new college will develop programming based upon and consistent with employment trends that capitalize on the elements of an arts, humanities and social sciences education as well as enhance the visibility of programs, specifically the Liberal Arts. CAHSS connects the departments of English; history; journalism and mass communication; liberal studies; political science and criminal justice; and visual and performing arts. Graduates of the CAHSS will be workforce ready and prepared for graduate and professional schools.
In its 2017 Best Colleges rankings release, the U.S. News & World Report has ranked North Carolina A&T State University at the No. 1 historically black college or university (HBCU) in North Carolina and the No. 2 public HBCU in the nation.
The United States Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs has awarded a $1.2 million grant to the College of Education at North Carolina A&T State University to increase the number of highly qualified special education teachers produced for K-12 public schools.
Each year The National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony honors outstanding graduates of Historically Black Colleges and Universities who have made significant contributions to society and have excelled in their chosen field or endeavor.