State education policy officials include the following:
Thomas W. Ross, President of the University of North Carolina
George Fouts, Interim President of the North Carolina Community College System
Our Time, Our Future, the University of North Carolina’s compact with the state, sets a goal to increase the attainment of degrees at the baccalaureate level or higher to 32 percent by 2018, with 37 percent of the population to hold a bachelor’s degree or higher by 2025. Learn more about how states Set Ambitious Attainment Goals and view Other State Attainment Goals.