Creating a Global Mindset
Response to COVID-19
The impact of COVID-19 on higher education has been signficant. Global Programs has responded with innovative programs Here and Now.
Each year, hundreds of students in our degree programs study abroad in more than 150 locations around the world. Undergraduates can complete a semester or year abroad while earning credit toward their degree. Our summer programs send groups of undergraduate and graduate students to exciting global business centers in Europe, South America, Asia and Australia to study current management issues. And our dual degree programs offer both graduate and undergraduate students immersive international experiences.
Our faculty also work across borders, partnering with leading international business schools and undertaking research that drives economic prosperity on a global scale.
Extraordinary Experiences for All
On campus and on the other side of the world, you can prepare for a career in the global marketplace.
Our graduate programs offer a variety of international experiences to broaden your business horizons.
1 in 5 Study Abroad Students at NC State Is From Poole College
More of the nearly 1,800 students studying abroad in 2018-19 were from Poole than any other NC State college.Learn more about study abroad
Regardless of whether they are on campus or abroad, Poole College helps students and faculty develop cross-cultural perspectives and grow their understanding of the global business environment. Poole College faculty and students engage with leading business schools on six continents. Through initiatives like our International Seed Grant program, they form strong partnerships that drive our research and teaching forward.
Global Corps student leaders in the college help their peers, particularly those in underrepresented populations, engage with the college’s global experiences and opportunities. With thousands of international students and hundreds of international faculty at NC State, opportunities to make global connections in classes and around campus abound.
Meet the New First-Year IBDD Cohort
Each year the Poole College of Management welcomes hundreds of new students to the College. This includes a cohort of students who are starting their freshman year of college and their first semester in the International Business Dual Degree (IBDD) Program. This 2+2 program attracts a great group of talented and driven students who will spend their first two years at NC State then move to our partner schools in China, France, Germany, Italy, Spain. Meet our new students here.