Welcome to University/Industry Cluster

Kim-Rakers.jpgAre you looking to gain a strong partnership between education and business/industry at North Carolina A&T State University? If the answer is YES, then you are at the right place!

The University/Industry Cluster Committee at North Carolina A&T is a great opportunity to gain a competitive advantage to top talent at the University. The partnership between education and industry has helped to improve the professional development of the students and, in turn, increased the quality of hires for a business or industry. 

Organizations want to get the most from their recruiting resources. By actively participating in Cluster, you will be strategically positioned to build relationships with students, faculty, and staff, with exclusive access to the brightest and the best. You will be able to strengthen your organization's brand on campus and grow the Aggie brand in your organization by selecting fantastic recruits across multiple disciplines.

The University/Industry Cluster includes representatives from several Fortune 500 and progressive businesses and the public sector.  Members share their time, talent and expertise to ensure that the students of North Carolina A&T meet the challenges in today’s workforce.

University/Industry Cluster membership comes with a variety of benefits, which include but are not limited to the following:

Increased Visibility
Up-to-Date University Communication

I encourage you to visit the Office of Career Services on A&T’s campus to find out more about the University/Industry Cluster and see all that this partnership has to offer. Your comments and inquiries are very welcome. I hope you choose to become a member of the Cluster.

Kim Rakers


Industry Cluster Co-Chair