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.
“Without having gone through the Criminal Justice program at Wake Tech, I wouldn’t be where I am today.”
“My education has given me skills and employability, I’ve gained financial stability, and I’ve found peace of mind.”
“The feedback we get from universities is that Wake Tech students’ preparedness often exceeds that of university students.”
“It’s still hard for me to believe how lucky I am.”
“My teachers were incredible, some of the best I’ve ever had. They really pushed me to excel.”
“I figured if I’m going to do this in earnest, I needed a plan.”
“I was unemployed for 19 months. Within six weeks of finishing the Wake Tech course, I landed a job!”