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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Student Turns to NC State Online After Moving Overseas
MacKenzie Welch, once a traditional student on campus, turned to NC State Online and Distance Education once her husband, who is active duty military, was stationed overseas in Italy
NC State Online Allows Army Sergeant to Complete Bachelor’s Degree
Sgt. First Class Jason Davidson attended NC State before joining the army. He didn’t finish his degree while at NC State, but says his wife encouraged him to complete his education.
Online Student Uses Textiles Degree to Enhance Microsoft Products
Paul Sandoval works full-time as a model maker for Microsoft in Seattle, Wash. Before he decided to continue his education part-time at NC State, he traveled to the University in the spring of 2015.