Student Impact

Apr 21, 2022

War Refugee Plans to Use Online Degree in Foreign Policy Career

Online graduate of B.A. Leadership in the Public Sector (LPS) program credits her educational experience with NC State for preparing her for graduate school and a career in foreign policy work.

Apr 21, 2022

Retired Veteran’s College Dream Becomes A Reality Online

Veteran finds ideal online Leadership in the Public Sector (LPS) program with needed support to help him succeed in completing his B.A. degree.

Apr 20, 2022

Dayflowers, Hibiscuses and Lilies, Oh My!

With the help of a DELTA team spearheaded by Senior Instructional Designer Cathi Dunnagan, Professor Larry Blanton bridged the gap between digital learning and in-person botanical labs. In PB 250: Plant Biology, students engage with plants via interactive 3D web models.

Apr 20, 2022

Online Grad “Tailors” Coursework to Enhance Her Life

Online graduate of B.A. Leadership in the Public Sector (LPS) program finds success in her career while also creating a non-profit organization called “Art for All — N.C.” during her time as an enrolled student.

Apr 13, 2022

Jenkins MBA Online Student Becomes More Strategic Leader Through Program

More often than not, getting another degree well into your professional career can reap countless benefits. Michael Joyce, senior manager in Cisco Systems professional services organization and Jenkins MBA student, was immediately able to apply the knowledge he picked up […]

Apr 11, 2022

How a Wolf Became a Titan

Samantha "Sam" Fischer, the stadium experience manager for the Tennesee Titans NFL team reflects on her experiences as a master's student at NC State and how they have impacted her success.

Mar 21, 2022

Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management Graduate is Knocking It Out of the Park

A recent graduate of NC State University’s online Master of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management program (MPRTSM), Chasity McCurdy was named to the National Recreation and Parks Association 30 Under 30 Young Professionals list in February.  “[It] has been […]

Mar 11, 2022

MAC Student Studies Halfway Across the World in Vicenza, Italy

Noryari Santiago-Carpio is currently enrolled in NC State's online MAC program 4,500 miles away in Vicenza, Italy. Santiago-Carpio became involved with NC State after seeking out a flexible, online master's program.

Mar 2, 2022

Online Graduate Appreciates Authentic Course Content

Graduate is grateful for real-world experiences learned in the online Graduate Certificate in Learning Analytics program. Her degree is beneficial in her role as presenter at national and international conferences as well as her career with Duke University.

Feb 28, 2022

Living in Nashville, Learning at NC State

Tanner Sulser is an NC State grad student completing the online Graduate Certificate in Renewable Energy Assessment and Development. Sulser recently switched jobs and he accredits this certificate to be a significant reason as to why he was hired.