Centers and Institutes

North Carolina A&T's 28 centers and institutes focus faculty and student research efforts on subjects and questions of significant and emerging importance. Together, they paint a picture of the strengths and major areas of interest for the research community of our university.

Centers of Excellence

Center for Excellence in Post-Harvest Technologies
Center of Excellence in Product Design and Advanced Manufacturing
Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity, Research, Education and Outreach
Center of Excellence in Entrepreneurship and InnovationNC Transportation Center of Excellence on Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Technology
STEM Center of Excellence for Active Learning
Testing, Evaluation, and Control of Heterogeneous Large Scale of Autonomous Vehicles DOD Center of Excellence in Autonomy

Centers and Institutes

Autonomous Control and Information Technology Institute
Center for Advanced Materials and Smart Structures
Center for Advanced Studies in Identity Sciences
Center for Aviation Safety
Center for Behavioral Health and Wellness 
Center for Composite Materials Research
Center for Cyber Defense
Center for Energy Research and Technology
Center for Outreach in Alzheimer's, Aging and Community Health (COAACH)
International Trade Center
NOAA Interdisciplinary Scientific Environmental Technology Cooperative Science Center
NSF CREST Center for Bioenergy
NSF Engineering Research Center for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials
Visualization and Computation Advancing Research Center
Waste Management Institute

Collaborative Centers

North Carolina Agromedicine Institute
BEACON (Bio/Computational Evolution in Action CONsortium)
NIA Center for Small Satellite System and Technology for Observation and Exploration
NSF ERC Engineering Research Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power
Material Research Science and Engineering Center: Quantum and Spin Phenomena in Nanomagnetic Structures