Strategic Plan Next Steps
“The Pathway to the Future: NC State’s 2011-2020 Strategic Plan” sets a firm foundation for advancing the university’s mission. Six years in, NC State looks toward starting the third and final phase of the plan, one which will see goals surpassed that will lead to the enrichment of the campus community.
Equipping Leaders, Encouraging Service
NC State’s Shelton Leadership Center inspires, educates and develops values-based leaders committed to personal integrity, professional ethics and selfless service. The center offers executive education opportunities, youth leadership camps and student scholarships, the General H. Hugh Shelton Annual Leadership Forum and more.
NC State boosts Raleigh’s reputation for growing quality jobs
California think tank Milken Institute ranks Raleigh as the No. 2 city in a list of best-performing cities for 2017 in creating and keeping high-quality jobs.
VF Corporation and NC State Announce Strategic, Multiyear Partnership
The partnership will create new opportunities for students and boost research on textiles and apparel.
Entrepreneurial Students Excel at NC State
NC State students lead in and outside of the classroom through a variety of entrepreneurship initiatives on campus. Two of these students graduating this fall give insight into why they’re ready to tackle society’s grand challenges.
NC State’s DASA Supports Student Success
Provost Warwick Arden appears on the most recent episode of The Praeci Podcast to discuss the history of the Division of Academic and Student Affairs and how it was strategically created to support the success of the whole student.
NC State Ranks Top 20 in Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs
NC State has been ranked by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine as a “Top 25 Best Undergrad Programs for Entrepreneurs in 2018,” coming in at no. 19 on the list.
NC State’s Gateway to Europe
NC State prides itself on producing global citizens. Students, faculty and staff travel around the world to engage with — and learn from — the international community. That mission is strengthened by the official opening of the expanded NC State European Center in Prague.
Strengthening Research with Shared Resources
With NC State engaging in record-high levels of research activity year after year, the university’s Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development is constantly working to identify and meet crucial research needs. To accomplish this goal, the university is streamlining its shared research services.
Strategic Plan Progress
Since the last plan strategic plan report card in 2016, we’ve made great progress toward our metric goals. This includes creating more resources to support our outstanding students, faculty and staff, making great progress toward our $1.6 billion goal in the Campaign for NC State, and expanding our campus diversity initiatives and international education efforts.