distance education

Nov 6, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

A New Reality for Online Education

Online instruction at NC State is taking on a whole new meaning, thanks to emerging virtual reality technologies and the innovative folks at DELTA who adapt them for faculty and staff to use.

Jan 10, 2018  |  Campus Life

NC State’s Online Programs Move Up in Rankings

NC State makes big gains in this year’s ranking of the nation’s top online degree programs. Take a look at the reasons behind NC State’s rising reputation.

Sep 1, 2011

Register for DELTA Workshops

Set aside some time this fall to learn more about teaching with technology. Free workshops for faculty, staff and graduate students begin Tuesday, Sept. 6.

Jun 1, 2011

Comment on Summer, Distance Ed Proposals

Here’s your chance to weigh in on proposed changes to summer and distance education programs. Friday, June 24, is the deadline to comment on task force recommendations.

May 3, 2011

Krute Named ASEE Fellow

Dr. Linda Krute, director of the Engineering Online program, has been named to the American Society for Engineering Education Academy of Fellows.

Nov 19, 2010

Ready for Business

The Jenkins MBA program is reaching out to on-the-go business professionals, military members, international students and others who prefer distance education opportunities with the creation of a two-year, online MBA option scheduled to launch next fall. The program will begin receiving applications Jan. 3, 2011.

Sep 22, 2010

WolfMatch App Launched

Tired of wasting your lunch hour with Bejeweled? Check out NC State's first iPhone app, a cool game with a Wolfpack look and a Wolfpack message.

Jul 7, 2010

Upgrade Your Brain with DELTA

There's still time to brush up your skills with a summer workshop from Distance Education and Learning Technology Applications (DELTA).

May 12, 2010

Distance Ed Grants Available

May 27 is the deadline to apply for DELTA’s IDEA Grants, which promote innovation in the use of instructional technology in online distance education.

Feb 4, 2010

Weatherproof Your Work

Instructional technology comes to the rescue when icy roads and other troubles keep students away from campus. Moodle, NC State’s new learning management system, makes it easy to start a discussion and to put PowerPoint presentations, pdf files and Word documents online.

Oct 29, 2009

Get Distance Ed Updates

Stay up to date with the latest on learning technologies and distance education through DELTAwire, a site recently launched by Distance Education and Learning Technology Applications (DELTA).

Sep 17, 2009

Miller Named McPherson Professor

Dr. Thomas K. Miller III has been named the McPherson Family Distinguished Professor in Engineering Entrepreneurship.

Jul 16, 2009

NC State to Use Moodle

NC State plans to move its online classes to software built on Moodle, a free, open-source learning management system.

Jul 16, 2009

Mehlenbacher Elected Chair

Dr. Brad Mehlenbacher, associate professor of distance learning, has been elected chair of the Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on Design of Communication.

Jun 29, 2009

Making Your Career Recession-Proof

Last fall, as the country skidded into a deep economic recession, Rebecca Swanson read a panicky e-mail from an NC State alumnus. "He was a middle manager and in a heartbeat he had been laid off," Swanson said. "He had no job, no skills that were in demand, and two kids to support. So he turned to his school for help."