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.
“Coming back to Wake Tech, I found that people were open, receptive, and supportive. They told me how to get involved, how to succeed. I feel like I became part of a family, and part of the fabric of the school.”
"The first two years were tough, but then everything clicked."
"I’m in a great career doing what I want to do."
"If it wasn't for Wake Tech and the affordability of the program, I am not sure where I would be".
"I wanted to be the first in my generation to graduate!"
"Wake Tech provides second chances."
"I knew Wake Tech would get me ready for a university."