For more than 50 years, Wake Tech has changed the lives of thousands of people – helped them uncover hidden talents, start bold ventures, realize dreams, and sometimes, do the impossible.
Each transformation is compelling, each story worth sharing – and Wake Tech students and alumni love sharing them! Take a look at some of their unique and inspiring stories.
"I’ve always loved learning and did well in school, so I loved being back. Having been in dance, a discipline so connected to the body, made learning about anatomy and physiology especially fascinating.”
“Without Work-Based Learning, I wouldn’t have been able to manage full-time work and school – it just wouldn’t have been possible. “I think I’m signed up for lifelong learning at Wake Tech! I definitely enjoy learning.”
Wake Tech is the reason I got this job and my life has changed because of it!
Although I have experience in healthcare, the EMT class is very challenging. We are in deep -- we're not just learning surface level knowledge here! I'm loving it!
"I absolutely believe that Wake Tech has brought out the best in me."
Don’t look at people where they are -
look at them where they can be.
Everybody is in nursing school for a reason.