Environmental Portal

More than a third of NC State’s overall faculty — including members from all NC State colleges — pursue teaching, research and extension activities related to the environment. They are engaged in efforts to enhance sustainability, understand the links between energy and the environment, provide forecasts of global climate change, and find ways to better conserve and manage natural resources. Through their efforts, NC State maintains college-based environmental programs as well as joint college centers devoted to a variety of specialty fields.

In addition to the university's interdisciplinary Environmental Sciences Academic Program, all colleges offer environmental academic and research resources:

Our joint college centers focus the teaching and research expertise of NC State faculty on interdisciplinary fields important to environmental science:

These resources can enrich the undergraduate experience at NC State and enhance your understanding of environmental sciences while providing you with opportunities for internships and hands-on study.