By Tina Hilding, College of Engineering and Architecture PULLMAN, Wash. – Citing the need for trained engineers in the power industry, Washington State University in fall 2014 will debut the first online professional master’s degree program in electrical power engineering.
• WSU Spokane’s graduate program in interior design ranked ninth in the nation in a recent list released by DesignIntelligence, a bimonthly journal for architecture and design professionals. Rankings are based on surveys of professional design firms. “The ranking suggests our graduate students are doing extremely well in entry level positions,” said John Turpin, […]
A 22 percent increase in online students was seen at Distance Degree Programs this fall compared to a year ago. The leap follows six years of 6 percent annual increases. This fall’s 563 new students raised the number of students served from 2,530 to 3,093. The increase is divided almost evenly between students enrolled […]
Online tutoring available for a year to WSU distance degree students is now offered to students on all WSU campuses too. Janet Kendall, director of distance degree programs (DDP), was instrumental in organizing WSU’s participation in the program. She learned about a distance-learning consortium, ONLINE @ www.etutoring.org, and sought to add a Northwest regional group […]