NCSUvsBerkelyGradSchool_FinishedDraft

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Published on November 20, 2018

Author: rhowlan

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Berkeley versus STATE: the Grad school Website debate : Berkeley versus STATE: the Grad school Website debate By Richard Howland North Carolina state university: North Carolina state university “NC State” Largest University in North Carolina Known for research and engineering Mascot: Wolves University of California Berkeley : University of California Berkeley “Berkeley” Best Electrical Engineering graduate school in the world Known for research and engineering One Beautiful View ECE vs EECS: ECE vs EECS NC State’s program is Electrical and Computer engineering Berkeley’s program is Electrical Engineering and Computer Science This is an important distinction NC State ECE Website Summary: NC State ECE Website Summary Sleek and modern Persuades users Well-organized Graduate School Website: https://www.ece.ncsu.edu/grad/ NC State’s ECE Graduate School Main Page Berkeley EECS Website Summary: Berkeley EECS Website Summary Sufficient, but dated Lots of webpages Graduate School Website: https://eecs.berkeley.edu/academics/graduate Berkeley’s EECS Graduate School Main Page Purpose: Purpose NC State Persuade students to go to NC State’s graduate school One stop location for all necessary information Berkeley Provide information for decided students NC State wants BS Students : NC State wants BS Students NC State’s return on investment Audience: Audience NC State Undecided students Ambitious Philanthropic Lacking work experience Berkeley Students who will be applying to Berkeley Potential faculty post-doctorate employees looking for a job NC State wants philanthropists : NC State wants philanthropists NC State’s target audience Berkeley is looking for employees : Berkeley is looking for employees Berkeley’s employee application Content: Content NC State Contains all necessary information from a menu Almost too many persuasive arguments Berkeley Contains all necessary information from a main page No persuasive element NC State makes contact information easily accessible : NC State makes contact information easily accessible NC State answers questions Organization: Organization NC State One extra submenu Convenient navigation Main menu always available Berkeley Necessary information is available Finding information involves following a lot of links Uses space more effectively The Two Menus: The Two Menus NCSU’s navigation is always on top Berkeley’s menu is fixed at the top Smartphone Usability: Smartphone Usability Both websites adapt the display for smaller screens Berkeley does a slightly better job than NCSU NCSU doesn’t load properly Style: Style NC State Sleek and modern design Smooth transition effects Professional photos Berkeley Outdated design Effectively uses space Lower quality photos Summary: Summary NC State More user friendly Persuades users Berkeley Utilitarian Outdated Conclusion: Conclusion NC State’s website persuades students to attend Berkeley has a larger applicant pool Berkeley provides information efficiently NC State is hospitable to students

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