Intern Projects

Click on the links below to access projects and papers completed by NCACC interns and by graduate students from North Carolina universities. 

Capstone Papers


Best Practices For Economic Development In Western North Carolina


By Snow Bowden
  • 2016 Master of Public Administration, Appalachian State University

Supporting Small Business Creation in Northeastern North Carolina: A Blueprint for Developing an Ecosystem of Entrepreneurship


By Joe Fleming
  • 2016 Master of Public Policy, Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University

2016 NC Counties: Between the Lines

“2016 NC Counties: Between the Lines” compiles 60 maps to highlight demographic, economic, and educational figures from North Carolina’s 100 counties.

  • Jessica Suggs, 2016 NCACC Summer Intern, M.S. Candidate, Virginia Tech University