February 22, 2022
Jenkins MMA Student and U.S. Air Force Technician Balances Work, School and Family
Even though his working hours are vastly different from the average student, Kyle Lucas is making the most of his time at NC State.
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
August 20, 2021
DDes Student Designs Learning Assessments for Deaf Children
When User Experience Designer AJ Polanco decided to advance his career by earning a doctoral degree, his search for the perfect opportunity led him to become part of the first cohort of eight students to enroll in the College of Design’s brand-new Doctor of Design program in 2018.
August 2, 2021
The Power of Perseverance
Nathan Paris is continuing his NC State education in the new fully online Master of Management, Marketing Analytics 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.
June 3, 2021
Student Seeks a Challenge Through MAC Graduate Program
Online graduate student Tiffany Allis shares her story and experience throughout the Jenkins Master of Accounting (MAC) online program. She has pursued the challenge of earning her master's degree while balancing her professional career.
June 3, 2021
Online MAC Student Finds New Opportunities
Preethi Ram Mohan is a graduate student in the Jenkins Master of Accounting (MAC) online program at NC State. She shares her experiences in the program and how she plans to use what she's learned in her future career.
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,