Success Stories

"I am a Wake!"

What does it mean to be a Wake? It means you’re part of the Wake Tech family of students, graduates, and supporters throughout the community. It means you’re informed, engaged, enthusiastic about sharing what you know – and always continuing to learn.

Wake Tech changes lives. We offer relevant instruction by skilled and caring faculty, expert guidance, and the support students need to excel. Our graduates are sought after because they are competent and confident – whether skilled technicians, industry professionals, or adventurous entrepreneurs. Success stories of all kinds begin at Wake Tech!  

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A New Job With Opportunities Built In

Scott Bridges - Class of 2011

“The JobsNOW program at Wake Tech was a great opportunity – I’d recommend it to anyone. It’s made all the difference for me.”

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A College Degree – Times Three!

Patricia DeAnda-Likes - Class of 2011

“I couldn’t have done it without Wake Tech!”

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Military Vet Goes High Tech

Dahlia Watkins - Class of 2011

“This has been a long time coming. I think my new employer saw the value of my Wake Tech education.”

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Wake Tech Jobstart: A New Beginning

Angela Nelson - Class of 2011

“The tools I learned in Wake Tech’s Jobstart program helped me then, and they’re still helping me today.”

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Wake Tech: Providing Tools for Small Businesses

Martha Liles - Class of 2011

“People should definitely check out what Wake Tech has to offer!”

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It’s All About Balance

Emily Ward - Class of 2011

“My growing family, my career, and my education - they’re all important. With online classes at Wake Tech, I can balance everything I value and enjoy life!”

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A True Life-Saver

Haley Swanson - Class of 2011

“It’s a really good feeling knowing we made a difference.”