Donna Burton


Assistant Director for Curriculum and Instruction
Academic Advisor and Lecturer


B.A. Psychology and Political Science
M.A. Community Education
M.Ed. Counselor Education – Student Development in Higher Education

Interests & Hobbies

I love all things NC State, since I earned 3 of my degrees here! I enjoy reading (especially about Positive Psychology), DC (I never get tired of it!), hanging out with my Bruegger’s Breakfast Buddies (we’ve been together 10+ years), yoga, photography, and taking MOOCs (massive open online courses). I absolutely love the Seattle Seahawks football team and their amazing quarterback, Russell Wilson!

Career Connections, Saturday, March 17.

Career Connections will be held on Saturday and is a mandatory event for all students in USC 102.  You will have the opportunity to hear from professionals in various career fields.  Details will be provided …read more.

Career Connections-Information for Parents

It is almost time for our annual Career Connections Event! In concert with the individualized advising in Exploratory Studies, our ultimate goal is to help students make careful and informed decisions regarding their academic and …read more.

Majors & Minors Fair!

The annual Majors & Minors Fair will be held on Wednesday, February 21, in 126 Witherspoon from 3-5pm.  Come and meet with representatives from all Colleges at NC State.