North Carolina A&T State University (N.C. A&T)

Established in 1890, North Carolina A&T State University is a public, historically black, land-grant research institution. Through its academic schools and colleges, N.C. A&T offers 177 undergraduate degrees in numerous fields of study. Some of the university’s popular majors include Business Management, Communication, Journalism and Engineering. Students also may choose to partake in the school’s study-abroad and honors programs. For a more enriching experience, N.C. A&T offers countless activities to meet each student’s personal interest. North Carolina A&T is committed to providing exemplary education to its students. The school’s goal is to develop students with the ability to organize, assess, harness and generate knowledge.

Location: Greensboro, NC

Type of Institution: Four-year, land grant HBCU

Tuition and Fees (per semester)

     • In-State: $3,238.25

     • Out-of-State: $8,537.25

Size: 10,000+ students

Percentage of African-American Students: 88%

Percentage of Men: 47%

Percentage of Women: 53%

Student-Teacher Ratio: 18:1

Degrees Offered: Bachelor’s, Master’s

Colleges: Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Business and Economics, Education, Graduate Studies, Nursing, Technology, Nanoscience and Nanoengineering 

Housing: On-campus housing provided


    • Greek: Alpha Phi Alpha, Iota Phi Theta, Kappa Alpha Psi, Phi Beta Sigma, Omega Psi Phi, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Delta Sigma Theta, Sigma Gamma Rho, Zeta Phi Beta

     • Others: A&T Fellowship Gospel Choir, Nation of Islam Student Federation, Students Against Driving Drunk, Caribbean Student Association, American Marketing Association, National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers

City Life: Minutes away from downtown Greensboro, museums (International Civil Rights center and Museum, Walkway of History), art galleries (African American Atelier), water park, butterfly farm, outdoor festivals, apple farm, theater, performing arts, shopping, dining