Testimonials from Online Master's students
Angela Ashmore: Living the Dream in IndyCar
Angela Ashmore grew up a racing fan, and always wanted to pursue a career in motorsports. While working at Chrysler, the company offered to pay for Angela to attain a graduate degree. She chose an online master's from Purdue Mechanical Engineering, which gave her the in-depth knowledge needed to work with such high-powered machines. Now Angela is living her dream, working as a race engineer for Chip Ganassi's IndyCar team.
Aaron Comis: Parachute Engineer
Working for NASA fulltime, Aaron Comis has a pretty intense schedule, especially during launch days. That's why he appreciates the asynchronous class delivery of Purdue's Online Master's program. He can complete his coursework on his own schedule, leaving him time to prioritize the life-saving work he performs at NASA.
Andrew Penning: Online Master's Helped My Career
As an engineer at 3M, Andrew Penning was pretty happy with his job -- but he felt he could do more. With an online master's in mechanical engineering from Purdue, he found new opportunities to advance his career into research and development.
Jonathan Ore: Online Master's is a Second Chance
For a time, Jonathan Ore thought his childhood dream of obtaining a PhD was dashed. But Purdue's online master's in mechanical engineering gave this working professional exactly what he needed. He loved it so much, that he came to campus to complete a PhD.