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Apr 7, 2023

Herle McGowan: Mentoring Students with Compassion

Building upon a legacy of helping people make informed decisions, Teaching Professor Herle McGowan, in NC State’s Department of Statistics, provides mentorship for her students, especially young women who might be struggling to maintain work-life balance in academia. 

Apr 7, 2023

Accessibility of NC State Online Provides Balance for Brian Hoyle

Brian Hoyle, recent graduate and self-employed consultant, reflects on the accessibility of the online Leadership in the Public Sector bachelor’s degree-completion program and how it was a critical factor in his success. 

Apr 7, 2023

Jenkins Online MBA Ranks No. 5 in Employability, No. 20 Overall in 2023 QS Global Rankings

The Jenkins Professional Online MBA program at Poole College of Management has achieved global rankings of No. 5 for employability and No. 20 overall for 2023 by QS World University Rankings. 

Apr 7, 2023

MMA Director Embraces Think and Do in the Virtual Classroom

Rishika Rishika, associate professor of marketing and the director of the MMA program, applies Think and Do to marketing analytics and encourages her students to think outside the box. 

Jan 26, 2023

Education, Computer IT Move Up in Online Rankings

U.S. News delivers good news for two of NC State's graduate programs in this year's ranking of the nation's top online degrees. Programs for veterans in business, education and engineering also score honors. 

#30 in the nation in 2023 U.S. News' Best Online Master's in Education Program

Jan 26, 2023

College of Education Ranked No. 30 for Best Online Graduate Programs

NC State’s College of Education was tied at No. 30 in the nation in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online Master's in Education Programs rankings. Nationally, the college also ranked No. 9 for veterans, and in specialty categories, No. 15 in Educational Administration and Supervision and No. 19 in Curriculum and Instruction. 

Dec 13, 2022

Flexibility: One Reason Charles Harding Chose NC State Online

Charles Harding, a December 2022 graduate, chose NC State Online to achieve a Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics and Data Management. The program provided the flexibility Harding needed to balance his career goals and his life responsibilities. 

OnlineU Best Online Colleges 2022 - Salary Score

Nov 29, 2022

OnlineU Ranks NC State Environmental Assessment Program in Top 10

OnlineU recently ranked NC State’s College of Natural Resources seventh in the nation for best online master’s in environmental science degrees based on the alumni salary. 

Ana Aguila Velez

Nov 16, 2022

Online ESL Add-on Program Speaks to Ana Aguila Velez

Ana Aguila Velez understands the challenges students face when the primary teaching language is English. As an NC State student, she chose the Online English as a Second Language Add-On Licensure program to ensure success for herself and her students as she plans for her future teaching career. 

Oct 27, 2022

Marketing Analytics Grad Student Lands Internal Promotion Mid-Program

For MMA student Azik Basheer, the decision to pursue his master's degree started to pay off after only a few months, when he was offered a new position as a business analyst with his employer.