NC State CALS student researcher Jordan Wood

We transform challenges into agriculture and life sciences opportunities.

Dean Rich Linton

Richard H. Linton

Dean, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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The Big Day

NC State graduation is May 13! Here's all the info you'll need, from the departmental ceremony schedule to a student checklist (don't forget your cap and gown).

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Leading the Way


NC State ag research has a massive economic impact on rural North Carolina.


The Covington sweet potato, developed at NC State, makes up 20% of the U.S. sweet potato market.


CALS research has generated more than $25 million in licensing revenue since 2011.