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North Carolina State University

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina

Founded: 1887

ORAU Member since: 1949

Member Councilor: Raymond E. Fornes

Enrollment: 33,755 (fall 2016)

Mission Statement:

The mission of North Carolina State University is to serve its students and the people of North Carolina as a doctoral/research-extensive, land-grant university. Through the active integration of teaching, research, extension, and engagement, North Carolina State University creates an innovative learning environment that stresses mastery of fundamentals, intellectual discipline, creativity, problem solving, and responsibility. Enhancing its historic strengths in agriculture, science, and engineering with a commitment to excellence in a comprehensive range of academic disciplines, North Carolina State University provides leadership for intellectual, cultural, social, economic, and technological development within the state, the nation, and the world.

Website: North Carolina State University