Facts and Rankings

Our innovative approaches and programs have drawn recognition from the global academic community and our industry partners. We’re already known as a place that pairs rigorous data-driven thinking with creative problem-solving. And we’re just getting started.

Essential Facts

  • More than 3,500 total students
  • Nearly 100 full-time faculty members engaged in purposeful research that generates knowledge and drives economic development
  • Bachelor’s degrees in accounting, business administration, economics
  • Master’s degrees in accounting, business administration, economics and management
  • Doctoral degree in economics
  • 15+ concentrations across academic programs, ranging from finance and supply chain management to entrepreneurship and marketing
  • Executive education through custom-designed solutions, workshops and open programs
  • 6 centers and initiatives fostering research, learning and corporate engagement: Business Sustainability Collaborative, Center for Innovation Management Studies, Enterprise Risk Initiative, Entrepreneurship Clinic, Entrepreneurship Collaborative, Supply Chain Resource Cooperative
  • More than 200 mutually beneficial relationships with corporate partners

25 percent

of fall 2017 incoming first-year students graduated in the top 10% of their high-school class

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The Poole College of Management at NC State University actively engages with industry and academia to create an innovative and collaborative intellectual environment that fosters learning, scholarship and service. We focus on developing and supporting leaders with an entrepreneurial mindset and analytical problem solving capabilities to positively impact our data-rich, dynamic, global economy.

Mission and Values

>90 percent

of MBAs accepted offers within three months of graduation

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Undergraduate Program

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Jenkins MBA Programs

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Jenkins Master of Accounting (MAC) Programs

  • #34 – Master of Accounting Programs – Public Accounting Report, 2019
  • Top 20 Master of Accounting Programs – Public Accounting Report, 2017
    (among business schools with 24+ accounting faculty)
  • #30 – Best Master’s in Accounting Programs – Accounting.com, 2019

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Graduate Economics Programs