Joint NC State University / UNC Asheville Engineering Program

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University (NC State), located in Raleigh, maintains an office on the UNC Asheville campus that manages and facilitates several opportunities for engineering education in Western North Carolina.

Bachelor of Science in Engineering (JEM) Degree - Mechatronics Concentration

This degree is issued jointly by UNC Asheville and NC State. Mechatronics students do their coursework and lab work on the UNC Asheville campus for the entire course of study. The exciting mechatronics curriculum combines the engineering expertise of NC State delivered via distance learning, hands-on work under the guidance of expert engineers at UNC Asheville, and our university's multidisciplinary liberal arts environment and curriculum. 

Two-Plus-Two Program (2+2)

Students begin at UNC Asheville and transfer to NC State University after one to two years to complete a B.S. Engineering degree in one of the 14 fields.