September 8, 2021
PRTSM Online Master's Program Sparks a New Business for PJ Ray
Agriculture has always been a part of Patricia Joyce “PJ” Ray’s life. In the Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management (PRTSM) online master’s program, she found a way to take agriculture to the next level. “I grew up on a
July 22, 2021
A Day in the Life of an Online MGIST Student
Online Master of Geospatial Information Science and Technology student Peter Erlenbach was featured in the Colliers Engineering and Design blog highlighting his experiences in the program.
July 19, 2021
Nettie Baugher Gets Hands-on with Horticulture Research
For Nettie Baugher, NC State’s online Master of Horticultural Science program offered the best of both worlds. Baugher’s undergraduate degree is in horticulture, and she currently works in horticulture as a commercial horticulture area agent for Gates, Chowan, and Perquimans
June 17, 2021
Max Alff Nurtures a Passion for Plants
When Max Alff graduated high school, he didn’t initially plan to study for much longer. He enrolled in the NC State Agricultural Institute for Ornamentals and Landscape Technology, planning to get his associate degree and get out into the workforce.
May 17, 2021
Graduate Returns to His Roots in the Online Master of Animal Science
When Dillon Mellick graduated from Coe College in 2011 with a degree in biology, he was not quite sure where he wanted to take his career. Based in Des Moines, Iowa, he joined Kemin Industries as a quality assurance auditor,
May 12, 2021
Online Graduate Found a New Career in a Familiar Place
If you ask Kelsey Piper how she started her career in data, you may not expect the answer to be with a graduate degree in Wildlife Science from NC State. “I worked for a number of years combining my passion
May 5, 2021
Active Duty Animal Science: Olivia Jones Pursues Her Passion
When Olivia Jones graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2017, she had two dreams –– to serve her country in the military and become a veterinarian. Now, as a graduating student in NC State’s online Master
April 28, 2021
Student Shoutouts: Sarah Bunn Makes Earth Day Impact
While Sarah Bunn is still in her first year of the Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management (MPRTSM) online program, her tremendous impact is already being felt in the community.
April 12, 2021
Jonathan Bentley: A Story of Leadership, Passion and Never Giving Up
Jonathan Bentley is the director of creative media for the NC State Women's Basketball team and is currently finishing up his Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management (MPRTSM) online.