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Category: Students and alumni

Apr 18, 2022

Marketing Analytics Grad Student Cuts Teeth on Big Data

After earning a bachelor's degree in biology and getting accepted into dental school, Katie Cobb realized she wasn't following her passion. Now she's pursuing a career in marketing analytics, starting with the MMA program at NC State. 

Mar 21, 2022

Marketing Analytics Grad Student Forges Ahead

“It’s a bit surreal that I worked so long to get my undergraduate degree and then immediately jumped into my graduate studies. But like Ted Lasso says, you have to believe! And in the long term, patience is key,” McCann says. 

Feb 21, 2022

U.S. Air Force Technician Balances Work, School and Family

Even though his working hours are vastly different from the average student, Kyle Lucas is making the most of his time at NC State. 

Dec 13, 2021

What is Marketing Analytics? Q+A on Career Opportunities and More

Poole College of Management professor Bill Rand describes marketing analytics as making data-driven decisions — any question that a marketing manager has to answer can be tied to data. Learn about career opportunities in this field. 

Dec 6, 2021

Leader of the Pack Doubles Down on Poole College

Grant Gibson, starting center and team captain for the Wolfpack football team, is pursuing his Master of Management, Marketing Analytics concentration (MMA) degree after graduating earlier this year as an undergraduate studying supply chain management. 

Oct 6, 2021

Marketing Analytics Grad Gets Ahead of the Curve

After three years in the corporate world, Claire Mangum toyed with the idea of applying to NC State's Jenkins MBA program, but ultimately settled on its new Master of Management program with a concentration in marketing analytics. 

Sep 9, 2021

Marketing Analytics Grad Student Starts a New Chapter

For Cole Callahan, the Master of Management, Marketing Analytics concentration is the missing piece in helping him change the world for the better. 

Jul 26, 2021

The Power of Perseverance

When Nathan Paris opened up the email announcing his acceptance into Poole College’s new Master of Management program with a concentration in marketing analytics, it took him a minute to process what he was reading. 

Apr 20, 2021

Virtual Practicum Proves Valuable in Teaching Skills for the Future

A virtual environment opened up opportunities for MBA students to work with companies across the U.S and apply new skills sets in their semester long projects within the Business Analytics Practicum.