November 5, 2019
Online Statistics Degree Paved the Way to Career in Machine Learning
We recently caught up with a two-time NC State alum to learn more about the day-to-day responsibilities and the necessary (statistical) skills to succeed as a senior machine learning engineer.
May 28, 2019
Alum Finds Online Education More Conducive in Learning Style
Student outcome and success analyst, Giana Malak, will earn her second degree from NC State University in August 2019. But this time as an NC State Online and Distance Education student. After being out of school for several years, quitting
May 6, 2019
Wendell Barnwell II: Student, Teacher and Dedicated Family Man
Wendell Barnwell II is a devoted husband, loving father and the embodiment of grit and determination associated with nontraditional students. He attributes the on-time completion of his degree to the help of his wife, the flexibility of NC State Online and Distance Education and his professor's desire to see him succeed.
May 3, 2019
Reputation of NC State’s Online Master of Statistics Program Knows No Boundaries
NC State online student, Hyunjin “Jin” Cho, will be celebrating her graduation from the Master of Statistics program from her hometown of Edmonton, Canada. She credits NC State's reputation has prepared her and helped her get admitted into a Statistics P.h.D. program.
April 29, 2019
Meet DELTA Faculty Fellow Justin Post
When Justin Post joined the 2018-2019 class of DELTA Faculty Fellows, he brought along years of experience in teaching with technology. Now, he’s taking on projects to enhance online learning throughout NC State. Hear how he innovates for student success in our latest Faculty Fellow feature.
May 3, 2016
Course Spotlight: Statistical Thinking and Big Data
As you’ve seen in our previous blog posts, statistics has many applications in many different fields. We’ve already discussed the kinds of careers that graduates of NC State Statistics programs can enjoy and this month we’re taking a look at
April 19, 2016
5 Things to Consider When Applying to Our Statistics Online Graduate Programs
Interested in applying for one of the NC State Statistics online graduate programs? You’re going to want to read this. We field a lot of questions from prospective students and have found that there are five common concerns that inquiring
February 17, 2016
Statisticians Do What?! An Interview with Dr. Emily Griffith
We’ll let you in on a little secret: Even some statisticians who now have their PhDs didn’t initially recognize the range of opportunities that a degree in statistics would make available! Emily Griffith is a great example of one such
January 9, 2016
Your Application to the Online Statistics Programs
Have questions about prerequisites and requirements for your application to the Online Statistics programs? In order to make the application process easy to complete for prospective students, we’ll explore in the process in detail in this month’s blog post. Students
December 15, 2015
What to Expect: Online Statistics Courses
This month we’re diving deeper into the courses available for study to learn more about what students should expect from the program. This information is especially useful for those who have never before taken an online course and are unsure