Online Education

Apr 30, 2018

DELTA’s Planning and Assessment Team Positively Impacts Student Success

DELTA's Planning and Assessment team makes a broad impact across DELTA and the university. With a focus on Online and Distance Education programs, student and faculty support, DELTA Grants projects and research, the planning and assessment team works to make data-driven decisions for promoting student success.

Apr 1, 2018

Swanson Reflects on 22 Years at NC State

Rebecca Swanson leaves her mark on Online and Distance Education at NC State as she has served at the university since 1996. Swanson retired April 1, 2018, and reflects back on the growth of Online and Distance Education.

Mar 5, 2018

Q&A with AVP Tim Petty

DELTA welcomed Associate Vice Provost for Online and Distance Education Tim Petty to our team in November 2017. Entering his 28th year at NC State, Petty joins DELTA from the Department of Biological Sciences where he has served since 2013. We caught up with Petty to learn more about his new role and goals for the future.

Jan 29, 2018

A Work in Progress: Locate a Proctor Map

DELTA Testing Services recently updated their pre-approved remote proctor map to now include 662 different proctor locations. This helps students locate nearby proctors with ease, speeding up the approval process.

Jan 9, 2018

DELTA Testing Services Spring Faculty Discussion

NC State faculty, are you interested in or do you currently use DELTA Testing Services and want to learn more? Join us Friday, January 19, 2018, at 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in Park Shops 130 to learn how to best use our services.

Dec 1, 2017

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Katie Bean

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Katie Bean is the Marketing and Partnership Development program manager where she manages each step of the various marketing campaigns for Online and Distance Education programs.

Nov 27, 2017

DELTA Adds Tim Petty, Looks Ahead

This final article wraps up the series on DELTA's units and reorganization. It highlights Tim Petty as the new associate vice provost for Online and Distance Education and includes Senior Vice Provost Tom Miller's vision for the future.

Oct 31, 2017

Online and Distance Education Focuses on Quality, Student Success

With 95 programs and just under 20,000 students, NC State’s Online and Distance Education unit is continuing to grow and expand. Since its beginning under the leadership of Associate Vice Provost Rebecca Swanson, the unit has grown its services and offerings with a continued focus on quality and student success.

Oct 18, 2017

Meet Our Faculty Fellow Angie Smith

Teaching Associate Professor Angie Smith has taught online since completing her Ph.D. in Counselor Education in the Department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development in NC State’s College of Education.

Aug 15, 2017

Online and Distance Education Virtual Orientation Refresh

Equipped with interactive lessons, quizzes and a range of NC State resources, the revised Virtual Orientation gives students an impressive toolkit for success in their online courses. The updated orientation was completed in May 2017 to create a more interactive experience.