Internationally respected credentials from one of the top universities in the world…
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The Power of a World-Class Research Enterprise Delivered to You
NC State’s purpose is to create economic, societal and intellectual prosperity for the people of North Carolina and the country. We’re a pre-eminent research enterprise that excels in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, design, humanities and social sciences, agriculture, education and textiles among others. The NC State Difference is about the way we turn thought into action and how we involve our students.
We offer our world-class education, taught by renowned professors, to online and distance students who need an education with the flexibility to fit into their busy lives. Just like our on-campus programs, online and distance education classes engage students in solving real-world problems that pertain to their areas of interest. Students graduate ready to lead the workforce, confident in the knowledge that NC State consistently ranks as one of the best values in higher education. Learn more about the unique opportunity of Online and Distance Education programs at NC State.
NC State Online and Distance Education programs strive to be flexible and continually responsive to a changing world. We constantly evaluate the relevance of our programs for online and distance students. We look ahead to new technologies in course delivery, class scheduling and communication technology to make our courses as interactive as possible. Read more about how to get started on a degree through Online and Distance Education.
WolfWare is NC State’s online education toolkit and is comprised of several systems and tools in one cohesive environment. Students use WolfWare as their gateway to courses; past, present and future.
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Online Programs Advance in Rankings
NC State’s online master’s programs in engineering, information technology, business and education score among the best in the nation on an annual survey by U.S. News. An online bachelor’s degree program jumps 19 spots.
Quick Guide to Finding Your Designated DELTA Test Center
DELTA Testing Services will extend hours of operation and have additional testing locations during Spring 2019 finals. Here is an easy guide to help you find your assigned exam location.
A Passion for Students Led Online Graduate to Pursue Her Degree
Brandy Arellano’s five years as an online Master in Counselor Education student is coming to an end, but the impact of her time at NC State is already proving to last. Learn more about Brandy’s online journey while working full time.
Online Undergraduate Degree-Completion Graduate Leverages Flexibility Around His Full-Time Work
Originally from Long Beach, Calif., Sean Guerrero chose to enroll in the Leadership in the Public Sector online degree-completion program since it allowed him the flexibility he needed while traveling for his full-time job.