Graduate Programs

North Carolina A&T State University is a member of the University of North Carolina system and is located in Greensboro in the state of North Carolina, USA.  It offers 9 doctoral degree programs (11 concentrations), 29 master’s programs (46 concentrations) one post-master's certificate program and 8 post-baccalaureate certificate programs in collaboration with eight colleges, with cutting-edge research opportunities within interdisciplinary research centers.

The academic programs are offered through colleges in agriculture and environmental sciences, arts, humanities, and social sciences, business and economics, education, engineering, health and human services, joint school of nanoscience and nanoengineering, science and technology. Please contact us for more information on how we can help advance your studies.

We offer the following graduate programs.  Click the name of the degree program to view application deadlines and additional information about the program.  An * indicates that the program is available on-campus and online, except the following two programs that are only offered online: MS in Instructional Technology and MAT in Technology Education.

(Office of Distance Learning).    Read Notice for applicants from outside the State of North Carolina  


Doctoral Programs

PhD Computational Science and Engineering

PhD Computer Science

PhD Electrical Engineering

PhD Industrial and Systems Engineering

PhD Leadership Studies

PhD Mechanical Engineering

PhD Nanoengineering

PhD Rehabilitation Counseling & Rehabilitation Counselor Education

Master's Programs

Master of Business Administration (MBA) •  Master of Arts (MA) • Master Arts in Education (MAEd) • Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)• Master of Science (MS) • Master of School Administration (MSA) • Master of Social Work (MSW)

MBA Business Administration
General MBA

Human Resource Management
Supply Chain Systems

MAcc Accountancy

MA English and African American Literature

MAEd Elementary Education

MAEd Reading Education

MAT Biology Education

MAT Business Education *

MAT Chemistry Education

MAT Child Development: Early Education & Family Studies Birth-K

MAT Elementary Education *

MAT English Education

MAT Family and Consumer Sciences Education *

MAT History Education

MAT Math Education

MAT Physical Education and Health

MAT Special Education

MAT Technology Education *

MS Adult Education

MS Agricultural Education *
Professional Licensure
Professional Service

MS Agricultural and Environmental Systems
Integrated Animal Health Systems
Agribusiness & Food Industry Management
Natural Resources and Environmental Systems

MS Applied Mathematics

MS Bioengineering

MS Biology
Special Concentration Available: Professional Science Masters in Biology

MS Chemical Engineering

MS Chemistry
Special Concentration Available: Professional Science Masters in Chemistry

MS Civil Engineering
Special Concentration Available: Systems Engineering

MS Computational Science and Engineering
Special Concentration Available: Systems Engineering

MS Computer Science

MS Electrical Engineering

MS Food and Nutritional Sciences

MS Industrial and Systems Engineering
Special Concentration Available: Systems Engineering

MS Information Technology *

MS Mechanical Engineering
Special Concentration Available: Systems Engineering

MS Mental Health Counseling
Rehabilitation Counseling

MS Nanoengineering

MS Physics

MS School Counseling

MS Technology Management *
Special Concentration Available: Professional Science Masters in Technology Management - Construction Science and Management *

MSA School Administration

MSW Social Work (Joint program with UNCG)

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs


Advanced Waste Management 

Community College Teaching

Family and Consumer Sciences

International Agricultural Development and Engagement

Marriage and Family Counseling

Rehabilitation Counseling and Behavioral Addictions

Rehabilitation Psychology and Behavioral Medicine

Supply Chain Management

Vocational Evaluation and Work Adjustment

Post-Master's Certificate Programs (Earned Master's degree required)

School Administration

Effective Fall 2016, this program is not admitting new students until further notice.

Post-Baccalaureate Studies (PBS) Non-Degree Seeking 

General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - August 5
Spring: January 5
Summer:  May 35
Admission/test requirements: Online application, fee, official transcripts (unofficial transcript is required for NCA&T graduates last 10 years), an earned undergraduate degree.
Program Contact: Teresa Graves, 336-285-2366,
Program website Application Instructions