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Ask Amanda: Online Grad School FAQ’s

Filed in Ask Amanda, FAQ's, Online Graduate School, WPI Online by on December 21, 2016 0 Comments
Ask Amanda: Online Grad School FAQ’s

“What should I expect as an online student?” “Can I get hands-on, practical learning in an online course?” “How will I feel connected and supported online?” As a program manager for WPI’s online graduate programs, I hear these three questions more than any others. If you’ve been thinking about grad school and think online is the right […]

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4 Industries Clamoring for Data Scientists (Free eBook)

Filed in Data Science, WPI Online by on December 16, 2016 0 Comments
4 Industries Clamoring for Data Scientists (Free eBook)

Sentiment mining. Wind-turbine monitoring. Genome interpretation. Organizations across the globe have an ever-expanding need for “data wizards” who can collect, store, and analyze vast quantities of information in order to make better decisions; their success depends on it! In our latest eBook, Data Science in Every Industry,  explore 4 fields being revolutionized by Big Data and how they’re using it […]

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How Secure is Your Power? [Free white paper download]

How Secure is Your Power? [Free white paper download]

April 16, 2013. San Jose, California. In the middle of the night, power lines are cut and transformers are riddled with bullet holes, totaling over $15 million in damages. December 23, 2015. Ukraine. Hackers infiltrate the nation’s grid, causing widespread outages to over 200,000 people. How did these attacks happen? How can they be prevented?   Securing […]

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Crash the Course: Introduction to Systems Thinking

Crash the Course: Introduction to Systems Thinking

In this first installment of Crash the Course*, I’m taking you on a journey into WPI Online’s “Introduction to Systems Thinking” course. I don’t just work at WPI; I’m also a student in one of the first courses offered in a revolutionary new education model: Personalized Online Education (or POE). Here’s why POE works for me. It’s convenient – I’m […]

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Going the distance: WPI’s Career Development Center

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Going the distance: WPI’s Career Development Center

One of the great things about WPI is the support our students receive from the Career Development Center (CDC). Best of all: these services are open to all WPI students: undergraduate, graduate, on-campus, and even online! Check out this infographic about the virtual services they provide every day to long-distance students and (alumni!). As a WPI student or […]

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