Fayetteville State University is a public university located in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The university was founded in 1867 and is part of the University of North Carolina System. Fayetteville State University offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, including programs in business, education, nursing, and sciences. The university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and has a diverse student body. Fayetteville State University is committed to providing a quality education that prepares students for successful careers and lives of service.