Division of Academic Affairs

Featured Message

campus

Division of Academic Affairs

The Office of the Provost serves a pivotal role in supporting the academic enterprise of North Carolina Central University.

The Office of the Provost is responsible for all matters pertaining to academic programs. This includes oversight of academic program planning, the quality and delivery of instruction, strategic budgetary planning and collaborative research initiatives. The Office of the Provost is also responsible for all recruitment initiatives and matters associated with enrollment management. Additionally, this office fosters opportunities for the professional development of faculty and staff.

Message from the Provost

Greetings from Dr. David H. Jackson, Jr., Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Anderson,

Anderson, Yolanda B

Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Development and Resources

Academic Affairs

Location: Shepard Admin Bldg Room 312B

Email: yandersn@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6738


Carrigan,

Carrigan, Sarah

Assoc Vice Chancellor for Institutional Research, Effectiveness and Planning

Office of Institutional Research and Analysis

Location: H. M. Michaux, Jr. School of Education Building, Room 2028

Email: scarriga@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-7487

Profile: https://www.nccu.edu/employee/scarriga


Evans-Hall,

Evans-Hall, Malissa

Associate Provost for Academic Budget and Personnel

Academic Affairs

Location: Shepard Administration Building Rm 206

Email: mevanshall@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-5221


Mayo,

Mayo, Michelle

Associate Provost for Academic Programs and Undergrad Research

Academic Affairs

Location: Shepard Administration Building, Room 310B

Email: mlmayo@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-7149


Park,

Park, Eun

Assoc Provost/Dean

Division of Research and Sponsored Programs

Location: Hubbard-Totton Building, Room 309

Email: epark@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6931

Profile: https://www.nccu.edu/employee/epark


Phifer-McGhee,

Phifer-McGhee, Kimberly C

Director

Division of Extended Studies

Location: Farrison-Newton Communications Building, Room 128

Email: kpmcghee@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-5069


Rezaie,

Rezaie, Jaleh

Associate Provost & Dean of School of Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Location: Taylor Education Building, Room 123

Email: jrezaie@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-7396

Profile: https://www.nccu.edu/employee/jrezaie


Wade,

Wade, Damon R

Associate Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management

Provost

Location: Shepard Administration Building, Room 306

Email: dwade26@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6682


Explore Degree Programs

Student in bowtie and suspenders smiling

Undergraduate Programs

We offer bachelor's degrees in nearly 100 fields of study. From jazz studies, mass communication and criminal justice to psychology, business administration and pharmaceutical sciences, academic programs at North Carolina Central University prepare you to make a difference in the world.

Students dressed up in suits smiling and walking

Graduate Programs

NC Central has graduate degrees in more than 40 disciplines, including a juris doctor, joint degrees in business administration and library sciences and a Ph.D. in integrated biosciences. Whether you are interested in cutting-edge research or trying to advance in your current career, NC Central has a program designed just for you.

Student dressed up in suit and bowtie smiling

Certificate Courses

With both for-credit and continuing education certificates available, NC Central allows students to customize their learning experience to fit their interests and needs. Explore your options today!

Student reading something off a laptop

Online Learning

NC Central offers a robust distance education program that provides students with the opportunity to choose from seven undergraduate and graduate degree programs. With the flexibility of online learning, the sky is the limit!

Colleges and Schools

students in a tv studio

The College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities is where cultural and intellectual diversity come together to create an engaging learning environment that encourages students to discover what is Central to them.

Student applying bandage to instructor

In the College of Health and Sciences, students discover cutting-edge biological and computational science and pursue the application of such inquiry in the delivery of health sciences.

Student smiling in front of stock market screens

The School of Business sustains innovation in business and industry education, with expansive global market experiences to empower future-focused career advancement. 

Instructor teaching in a classroom

The School of Education promotes lifelong learning that embraces critical thinking and compassion with stimulating commitment for the next generation of scholars. 

lab student holding a petri dish

With access to over 30 graduate programs and collaborative work environments, the School of Graduate Studies empowers graduates to soar in their professions and explore new career paths.  

Student outside of School of Law building

NC Central’s School of Law is a nationally ranked leader in legal education, offering an array of clinical courses and opportunities that prepare practice-ready graduates for careers in public service, the private sector and business.

Student reading book in the library

The School of Library and Information Sciences prepares ethical, tech-savvy leaders to innovatively organize and advance access to information that serves humanity and the public's interest.

Students standing outside on stairs

University College provides freshman and sophomore students with services, advising and enrichment programs to promote academic success and achieve career objectives.

Student using a calculator in front of laptop

The Division of Extended Studies is composed of four units: Distance Education and e-Learning, Continuing Education, Summer School and Special Students. Through these units, the Division of Extended Studies seeks to provide flexible opportunities for students to learn and engage.

Beard,

Beard, Audrey W

Dean

School of Education

Location: H. M. Michaux, Jr. School of Education Building, Room 2062

Email: awbeard@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6466


Gant,

Gant, Jon P

Dean

Library and Information Sciences

Location: James E. Shepard Memorial Library, Room 314

Email: jpgant@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-7438

Profile: https://www.nccu.edu/employee/jpgant


Green,

Green, Joseph

Dean

University College

Location: Alexander-Dunn Building Rm 238

Email: Joseph.Green@nccu.edu

Phone: 919-530-5234


Nelson,

Nelson, Anthony

Dean

Business

Location: C. T. Willis Commerce Building, Room 221

Email: acnelson@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6175

Profile: https://www.nccu.edu/employee/acnelson


Reid,

Reid, LaVerne

Interim Dean of CHAS

College of Health and Sciences

Location: Miller-Morgan Building, Room 240

Email: lreid@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-5349


Rezaie,

Rezaie, Jaleh

Associate Provost & Dean of School of Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Location: Taylor Education Building, Room 123

Email: jrezaie@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-7396

Profile: https://www.nccu.edu/employee/jrezaie


Wilson,

Wilson, Carlton E

Dean

College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities

Location: Farrison-Newton Communications Building, Room 115

Email: cwilson@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6794


Convenient. Affordable. Flexible.

As one of the nation’s preeminent community-engaged universities, we have produced leaders who are in touch with the world around them for more than 109 years. Students from all backgrounds can access NC Central’s top-ranked education opportunities from any location online. Regardless of your family or work obligations, you can achieve a world-class education and an inspiring, lucrative career.

Our Commitment to Academic Support

Here at NC Central, we are committed to excellence in teaching, research and service. Embracing this commitment, we continuously strive to serve our students and prepare them with all the tools they need for success.

Our Libraries

The libraries at North Carolina Central University provide resources and services that support the university’s educational, research, cultural and public service objectives.

Eagle flying on a red background

Cozart, Melessia

Administrative Support Associate

Provost

Location: Shepard Administration Building

Email: mcozart@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6101


Eagle flying on a red background

Mumford, Selina J

Administrative Assistant

Provost

Location: Shepard Administration Building, Room 312

Email: smumford@NCCU.EDU

Phone: 919-530-6230


Academic Affairs Additional Resources

Academic Affairs Organization Chart

This organizational chart provides an overview of the organizational structure of the Division of Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs Strategic Plan

This is the current strategic plan for the Division of Academic Affairs.

Academic Program Realignment

This is the approved Board of Trustees academic program plan that outlines the new colleges and new degree programs that have been created from the Academic Program Realignment Committee.

University Undergraduate Council

The agendas and minutes for the current academic year can be found here.

Graduate Education Council

The agendas and minutes for the current academic year can be found here.

Academic Program Council

The agendas and minutes for the current academic year can be found here.

Faculty Senate

The Faculty Handbook, Faculty Senate agendas, minutes and more information for the current academic year can be found here.

Academic Action Form

All forms related to changes to the curriculum can be found here.

Dashboards for Institutional Data

NC Central’s custom dashboards display relevant institutional data.

Academic Affairs Highlights

Contact Us

Office of the Provost
James E. Shepard Administration Building, Suite 312
1801 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC  27707
919-530-6230

Site Footer