College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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At NC State’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences, you’ll learn concepts in the classroom and make them concrete in the real world. In a range of disciplines, from history to English and foreign languages to sociology, our world-class experts will teach you how to apply what you learn through internships in your field, studying overseas, conducting research, serving the community or even launching your own venture.  

Upcoming Events

Talley Student Union

The annual NC State Fiction Contest is a free literary competition open to all North Carolina residents. Drawing more than 300 entrants last year, it’s one...

9/29
Where Do We Go From Here? A Diversity Education Series

NC State’s Rupert Nacoste teaches a wildly popular social psychology course called “Interpersonal Relationships and Race.” His new book, To Live Woke, uses...

9/29 6:30 pm
It’s a Scary World Out There: Transitioning From School to the Next Steps as a Filmmaker

Join Marc Russo, associate professor of Art + Design at NC State, as he moderates a panel discussion on creating portfolios, developing personal projects,...

9/30 7:30 pm
Take a Breath

Please join Social Innovation + Entrepreneurship in person or via Zoom for a guided mediation and reflection that will take place at the Dorothea Dix Park...

10/1 6 pm
Talley Student Union

The annual NC State Fiction Contest is a free literary competition open to all North Carolina residents. Drawing more than 300 entrants last year, it’s one...

10/6