The College of Sciences makes NC State the university of choice for diverse, high-performing students, faculty and researchers from around the world who work together to solve society’s biggest problems.
Leading the Way in Science
The College of Sciences at NC State connects people and programs in the biological, physical, chemical, mathematical, statistical and earth-system sciences. Our college is where some of the brightest, most creative minds in science come together to tackle problems that affect us all. We recognize the value of a diverse academic community and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for learning and discovery.
We’re at the forefront of several growing areas of science — such as big data, bioinformatics, environmental health science, geospatial analytics and precision medicine — that examine the world’s grand challenges and teach students skills highly valued by employers.
Our faculty are award-winning innovators in their fields. And they’re training the next generation of scientists to lead the way in industry, laboratories, nonprofit research organizations, medicine, government agencies and numerous other workplaces.
Our faculty conduct groundbreaking research, share their work with the public through outreach and communication, and garner national and international awards and honors — all while educating the next generation of science leaders.
On-air meteorologist Alexandra Steele recently completed the requirements for a Climate Adaptation Certificate and is continuing with the Climate Change and Society program as she works toward a master’s degree.
According to the @unitednations, around two billion people on earth lack access to safely managed drinking water services. 💧
A combined $1.17 million award from the @nsfgov ’s U.S.-Ireland R&D Partnership was received by Chemistry Professor Brian Space and his colleagues to develop improved water sorption materials to address global freshwater accessibility challenges.
Learn how the scientists will tackle grand challenges related to clean water and sanitation accessibility through the link in our bio.
Meet Biological Sciences Teaching Professor and DELTA Faculty Fellow Miriam Ferzli 🤝
With the help of a DELTA grant and collaboration with other colleagues, Miriam developed VR Ecosystems, which allows students to virtually travel to learn about North Carolina’s ecosystem dynamics and biodiversity. 🌱
Learn more about how she works to be an inspiration for students through the link in our bio.
Statistics grad Billy Fryer’s post-graduation plans include hopping on a flight for the job of his dreams. Billy is headed to the Midwest to work as the first-ever basketball data analyst for the @indianafever — and the second-ever for the WNBA. 🏀
Learn more about the young statistician’s journey at NC State and meet some other graduates from #NCState23 through the link in bio.