Student Life

The NC State Jenkins MBA program is an innovative, rigorous learning environment balanced with the ideal blend of small classes, a diverse student body and accessible faculty members.

The NC State MBA Experience

Rated by Forbes as the #3 best place for business and careers, Raleigh is home to NC State’s 2,010-acre campus. With a reputation as one of the world’s top five emerging tech hubs, the city also plays host to a thriving cultural and entertainment scene that attracts young professionals and growing families.

Students should expect to be challenged academically. You’ll find demanding coursework includes hands-on experience and projects that teach you how to work as a team in a fun, productive environment. You’ll also learn how to manage your time more effectively. For every hour spent in the classroom, students typically spend 2-3 hours outside of class studying and working in teams.

Whether taking classes full-time or part-time on Main Campus, at our RTP location or online, Jenkins MBA students can always access activities that fulfill specific interests and academic pursuits. Make the most of your time at NC State by getting involved and staying connected. From student organizations to leadership development opportunities, the more you participate, the more doors you’ll open.