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Colleges, Units, Centers, Institutes and Programs


As the heart of NC State’s academic community, the Provost’s Office oversees the university’s 10 colleges. The provost works with deans and department heads to ensure a strong academic environment for all faculty and students.


The Provost’s Office oversees and provides strategic vision to 14 critical corollary units. These units support NC State’s world-class academics, and provide resources for the development of students, faculty and staff.

Centers, Institutes and Programs

In addition to colleges and corollary units, the Provost’s Office provides support and direction for a variety of university programs and initiatives. Each one contributes to enriching university academics and addressing global issues.