Online and Continuing Education

Life is fast-paced and constantly changing. That’s why the College of Natural Resources offers higher education for working professionals through distance education. Take your natural resources career to the next level with flexible graduate courses that fit your schedule.

Distance Education - Online and Continuing Education - College of Natural Resources at NC State University

Graduate Certificates

We offer four graduate certificates for professionals who want to further their educations.

Master’s Degrees

We offer four graduate-level distance education degree programs across our three departments.

For a full listing of current online courses for both undergraduate and graduate students, visit the NC State Online Education website.

Undergraduate Certificate

We offer a 12-credit-hour certificate that provides students the opportunity to assess and implement renewable energy technologies.

Continuing Education

The college’s extension and outreach provides educational opportunities for all students — from grade-school children to retired adults to working professionals. Learn more about their short courses, educational events and other opportunities.