We are a specialized office dedicated to designing customized technical and leadership programs and trainings for international agriculture professionals and researchers. Global Academy has delivered numerous trainings on topics such as biotechnology, animal and plant science, and food safety to professionals from 20 different countries.
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is located in the third most agriculturally diverse state in the U.S. and our faculty are engaged in research supporting 70 commodities, agribusiness and life science industries. Within CALS there are a number of cutting-edge research centers and facilities available to visiting international professionals. In addition to main campus, CALS facilities include 18 agricultural research stations located throughout the state. The college also houses North Carolina Cooperative Extension, with centers in all 100 North Carolina counties. Our unique location also offers access to Research Triangle Park, home to 200 different companies specializing in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, environmental sciences and more.