North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University Ranking

country rank: 41
world rank: 48

University Overview

North Carolina State University ranking, founded in 1887, is a non-profit public state higher-education school situated in the medium city of Raleigh, North Carolina (population range of 250,000-499,999). North Carolina State University (NCSU) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational US higher education school that is officially recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. North Carolina State University (NCSU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 133-year-old American university has a strict admission procedure based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 40-50 percent, this US higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. NCSU also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

North Carolina State University Ranking

University Identity

Name North Carolina State University
Acronym NCSU
Founded 1887
Motto Think and Do
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address 2101 Hillsborough Street Raleigh 27695-7001 North Carolina United States
Tel +1 (919) 515 2011
Fax +1 (919) 515 5039

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Campus Box 7103 Raleigh 27695-7103 (919) 515 2434

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes North Carolina State University at Raleigh's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 1,462,299 physical volumes, 270,996 physical media, 51,142 digital/electronic medium and 635 licensed digital/electronic databases. North Carolina State University at Raleigh's library has 4 branches.
Housing Yes North Carolina State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 9,718 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

University of North Carolina System Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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