School of Government

As the largest university-based local government training, advisory and research organization in the United States, the School of Government offers courses, webinars and specialized conferences for more than 12,000 public officials each year.

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Improving the lives of North Carolinians

By engaging in practical scholarship that helps public officials and citizens understand and improve state and local government, the School of Government fulfills our mission to improve the lives of North Carolinians.

Facts & Figures

  • 5thin city management
  • 12,700+public officials trained annually
  • Largestuniversity-based government teaching, advising and research organization in the United States
  • 7entrepreneurial and innovative initiatives
  • 250Master of Public Administration students
  • 575+judicial officials trained annually
  • 50years of New Legislator Orientation