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Mar 11, 2022

Online Master of Statistics Program Helped Alum Succeed at Her Own Pace

Cindy Hu shares how the online Master of Statistics program gave her the flexibility and skills she needed to switch her career path. 

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Dec 9, 2021

Master the How and Why of Statistics

Apply now for spring 2022 admission in the online statistics graduate programs. Earning your Master of Statistics online at NC State gives you access to world-renowned faculty, a bold community of learners with diverse backgrounds, and sought-after statistical methods and applications — complete with the flexibility to fit your life. 

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Nov 23, 2021

Dan Harris: Leveraging the Online Statistics Program to Bring Industry Experience to the Classroom

Lecturer Dan Harris brings a unique perspective to his courses by using his experience as an online student and his years of industry expertise to bring a truly exciting and relevant experience to his students. 

Oct 27, 2021

From Training for Triathlons to Training Models: Why Laura Mathews Chose NC State’s Online Master of Statistics Program

Laura Mathews’ day job involves training and racing as a professional triathlete. When not actively training, Matthews set out to prepare for her next career. With a strong interest in mathematics and research, she knew a graduate degree in statistics would open up career opportunities in many different areas. 

Oct 26, 2021

Q+A with Marcia Gumpertz: Statistical Consulting Expert and Diversity and Inclusion Advocate

We sat down for a short question and answer session with Marcia Gumpertz to discuss her career in statistical consulting, how she brings that knowledge to the classroom, and her great work advocating for diversity and inclusion. 

Jul 27, 2021

Coffee and Statistics To Go

The online Master of Statistics program allowed Michael Evans to pursue a degree while working at 321 Coffee. 

Kelsey Piper

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 for wildlife biology coupled with spatial analysis as a GIS biologist, and loved what I did… 

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Apr 6, 2021

Natalie Ziemba Achieved Her Career Goals Thanks to Online Statistics Graduate Certificate

When Natalie Ziemba, MSW, joined NC State’s online Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics and Data Management, she was already well-established in her career. With a background in social work, she has spent much of her life working with groups and communities. “I love the framework and skills I have as a social worker, but it didn’t… 

May 26, 2020

Statistics and COVID-19: Forecasting the Spread

Visit the online Master of Statistics program page to learn more and apply for the program. Members of the Wolfpack have stepped up in unimaginable ways during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Michael DeWitt, a 2019 graduate of the Master of Statistics online program, has been working since the beginning of the outbreak to forecast the spread… 

Nov 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.