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National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

NC-SARA and the NC State Education Assistance Authority (NCSEAA) approved institutional participation for North Carolina Central University. NC-SARA is a voluntary process of state oversight of distance education that established comparable national standards for offering postsecondary distance education courses and programs.

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2019 Best Online Colleges in North Carolina!

N.C. Central University is named one of the best online schools in North Carolina by the SR Education Group.

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Faculty Spotlight: Meet Online Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences Instructor Assistant Professor, Dr. Zhiming Yang

Dr. Zhiming Yang was born in the village of Xijiang in China. He was raised in Hunan, China and received his undergraduate degree in Environmental Science from Jilin University in Changchun, China. He has been teaching Environmental, Earth, Geospatial Sciences courses for on-campus and online students at North Carolina Central University since 2010.

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NCCU Online Earns Top Ranking

Even before its official launch in 2017, NCCU Online has been consistently top-ranked in offering distance learning education to students. College Choice, an independent online publication for college-bound students, has named North Carolina Central University (NCCU) as one of the top 15 best universities for online education in the state of North Carolina.

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NCCU Criminal Justice Online Program Ranked Among Best

The Criminal Justice Online Program at North Carolina Central University (NCCU) is listed as 13th out of 30 by collegevaluesonline.com, which ranked the programs based on quality and value. To determine the rankings, the organization examined graduation data and tuition rates using information gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator database.

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Why NCCU Online

Choosing NCCU Online means that you can earn your degree in a way that fits your life.

Earn a degree to advance your future.

Ensure your success with exceptional and supportive faculty.

Access exclusive internships, jobs, and learning opportunities.

Advance your career without compromising your life or your budget.

Meet Brittany

“The most beneficial part of the program has definitely been the flexibility. I’m already into a career right now. I’m working towards the Counseling career, but I’ve been teaching and that’s very demanding of my time. So, being able to complete the program online has definitely been beneficial for me.” - Brittany Davis (Student, Online Career Counselor Program)

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Meet Sandra

“The online Criminal Justice program at NCCU allowed me to continue working full-time and spend quality time with my family.” – Sandra McKenney (mother, grandmother, full-time employee, student)

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Meet our Faculty

“Students can expect the same high-quality of instruction, learning, and enthusiasm as in a face-to-face course. Our online students can expect to feel comfortable in knowing that we do our best to ensure they do not feel like they are out there in the virtual world by themselves.” – Dr. Cheresa D. Simmons, Assistant Professor

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