Student Impact

Jul 22, 2019

NC State Online Launches Career-Focused Marketing Strategy to Boost Students’ Return on Educational Investment

DELTA's Marketing and Partnership Development team is strategically focusing on careers in FY 2018-2019. They've researched and developed new tools to engage with prospective students about the ways that NC State Online can impact their professional goals and lead them to success.

May 1, 2019

Three Colleagues Tackle Master’s Degree and Professional World

Michael Von Bargen, Jason Cook and Richard Singer will soon graduate from the online Master of Education in Training and Development. Learn how this group of friends has taken what they’ve learned at NC State and applied it to their careers at Duke Energy — saving the company $1.5 million in training costs.

Dec 17, 2018

Doctor of Design Student Aims to Design a Sustainable Food System

Mike Ortosky is pursuing his online Doctor of Design degree at NC State Design with the intention of reimagining a sustainable food system to benefit the health of the environment, economy, and North Carolina communities and beyond.

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.

Jul 19, 2017

SARA Streamlines Education for Out-of-State Students

The State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) allows NC State to offer its online and distance education courses to out-of-state students. NC State was approved in October 2016 to participate in SARA-North Carolina as one of the first few institutions in the state to join.

May 31, 2017

Robinson Recognized as Finalist for Enterprise Video Awards

DELTA’s Mobile Media Producer Jeff Robinson was recently recognized as a finalist in the 2017 Enterprise Video Awards hosted by the Sonic Foundry Mediasite Conference titled Unleash17. Robinson worked with Mediasite Video Platform to show three different views of the interferometer used in labs at NC State.

Apr 19, 2017

Top Reasons Veterans Select NC State Online

Former student veterans list four key factors in their decision to continue their education through NC State Online and Distance Education.

Jan 13, 2017  |  Online Education

Distracted: 10 Tips to Help the Online Learner Stay Focused

From flashing calendar reminders to buzzing social media notifications, our lives are full of various distractions caused by the way we arrange our digital platforms. For the online learner, making class a priority can be difficult. These tips will help you stay focused.

Dec 20, 2016

Online MGIST Program Gives Veteran a Chance to Focus on Real-World Applications

Greg White wanted to focus on the theoretical aspects of Geospatial Information Science and Technology in order to solve real-world problems. He chose NC State Online to help him achieve his educational aspirations.

Dec 4, 2016

Unfinished Business: Former Basketball Player Looks to Complete Degree Online

Former NC State basketball player Javier Gonzalez wants to complete a degree in Science, Technology and Society in December.