Transfer Admission

Every year, more than 25 percent of the students receiving a degree in engineering at North Carolina State University are students who began their education at another institution. They come from community colleges, four-year colleges and universities, and from institutions in foreign countries. Transfer students are a valuable part of the College of Engineering and NC State University. We appreciate your interest in pursuing a career in engineering at NC State, and we are ready to help you accomplish your goal!

Engineering is a profession filled with opportunities, challenges and rewards. These pages will answer many of your questions about transferring to the College of Engineering.

Three Steps

Step 1

Learn about our engineering programs and the various engineering degree requirements. You may also be interested in the humanities and social science requirements (GEP requirements).

Step 2

Review the engineering transfer admissions requirements.

Step 3

Determine how your courses transfer to NC State by using the Office of Admission's transfer course equivalencies database. You should also use this resource as you make your plans to complete any transfer admissions requirements you may lack.

Financial Assistance and Work Experience

Scholarships are available to College of Engineering transfer students. In addition, the university offers many types of financial aid. Co-op programs are also available to give students real-world job experience while pursuing their degrees.

Contact the Office of Academic Affairs

We will be glad to answer any transfer admission questions you may have. After you have carefully reviewed these transfer admission Web pages, please feel free to call us at (919) 515-3263 to ask questions or schedule an appointment. We just ask that you call ahead so we know to expect you.

We look forward to talking with you!