September 26, 2017
Flexibility Helps Nike Employee Select Textiles Online Master’s Program
Graduate student and NC State alumna credits the flexibility of the Textiles Online Program as a deciding factor for choosing NC State Online and Distance Education to further her education.
September 14, 2017
Textiles Alumna Returns Home to Complete Master’s Degree Online
NC State College of Textiles Alumna Jessica Whalen knew the online Master of Textiles degree was right for her after earning her bachelor’s degree at NC State.
November 4, 2016
Online Textiles Alumnus, Air Force Engineer Preserving History at Museum
NC State Alumnus and Air Force Aeronautical Engineer Andrew Kiddis is using his Master of Textiles online degree to preserve pieces of history from World War II and more.
October 3, 2016
Online Student Uses Textiles Degree to Enhance Microsoft Products
Paul Sandoval works full-time as a model maker for Microsoft in Seattle, Wash. Before he decided to continue his education part-time at NC State, he traveled to the University in the spring of 2015.
May 13, 2016
Dr. Banks-Lee Talks Expectations of Online Students
Dr. Pamela Banks-Lee is an associate professor in the Department of Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science in the College of Textiles. We recently caught up with Dr. Banks-Lee to learn more about her expectations of online students. What are the
April 29, 2016
Textiles Around the World: Innovations in our Field
The field of textiles has been around for centuries and spans the globe. New methods, fibers and processes are constantly being developed and advancing the field. This month, we’re taking a look at textiles around the world, highlighting some recent
April 8, 2016
How a Textiles Certificate Helped This Chemical Engineer Excel in the Field
The NC State Textiles Online Programs offer a great way for those passionate about textiles to continue their education, gaining specialization in a specific area while managing personal and professional commitments as well. Don’t take our word for it, though!
March 25, 2016
Dr. Xiangwu Zhang’s Tips for New Distance Education Students
Not only is the NC State College of Textiles the only college remaining in the United States devoted entirely to textiles, but the faculty members who teach our textiles courses are the best of the best in their specific fields
February 8, 2016
Careers in Textiles Span Industries. Here’s How.
When you think of continuing education, do you think that you should only pursue a degree or certificate in the exact field of study in which you work? Most likely the answer to that question is yes. But the NC
January 12, 2016
Online Program Scheduling: How to Knit Vital Courses Around a Tight Schedule
Feeling worried about starting your first online course? You’re not alone! Many students who are unfamiliar with the distance learning structure are worried about online program scheduling. Specifically, they worry about fitting courses into their busy day-to-day schedules. One of