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Our academic programs are designed to create leaders in the fields of agricultural and human sciences.

Ready to Make a Difference?

In our department, we educate students in agriculture and human sciences, find solutions to problems and extend knowledge to create healthy communities for youth and families. Our graduates teach in formal and non-formal settings, work with nonprofits and community and government agencies, and are employed in various positions of agriculture and human sciences sectors. In our department, you will learn from a diverse group of faculty and experts across many fields who are all focused on improving the lives of farmers, families, youth, individuals, and communities.

You Belong Here

Competition for admission to NC State is becoming increasingly intense and our dedication lies in assisting all eligible students in discovering their way into the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. We are eager to welcome you and guide you toward a suitable pathway.

Explore several routes to secure admission, ranging from the conventional route of enrolling as a freshman to unique programs such as STEAM and ASPIRE, which provide alternative options.

Student Opportunities

Participating in a club or organization facilitates both professional and personal growth as you engage in field-related activities with students following similar pursuits.

From study abroad and FFA to honorary professional societies, there’s a place for you in AHS. It’s truly a win-win opportunity with something for every student.

FFA students at the National FFA Center