Student Success

LPS Students and Alumni use their LPS academic experience in many ways.

They further their personal goals, as well as contribute to their communities, locally, nationally and globally.

LPS Student Success – School of Public and International Affairs


Chad Hunning wanted to earn a degree while continuing to work as a full-time firefighter.

Veteran Earns Degree While Continuing to Fight Fires in Charlotte

NC State student Chad Hunning chose the Leadership in the Public Sector (LPS) program because “I believe that this degree will give me a big advantage in the promotional process —to captain and hopefully chief in the future,” Hunning said. With the addition of his degree, he will now be eligible for these promotions… Learn More