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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Culinary Career Path

Gabriella  Woodson - Class of 2013

“Wake Tech is helping me turn my dreams into reality.”

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The Power of Partnerships

David  Wingler - Class of 2013

“I’m very excited about this opportunity”

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Reaching Her Goals

Veronica  Puente - Class of 2013

“Wake Tech sparked my interest in education.”

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Success at Any Age

Nancy  Coggins - Class of 2013

“Wake Tech gave me the confidence to figure out what I wanted to do.”

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Following a Plan

Terry  Baldwin - Class of 1997

“Going to Wake Tech was the best move I ever made.”

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Designing an App for That

Brent  Parsons - Class of 2013

“Wake Tech offered me real-life training, skills that I could use to get a job.”

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A Nursing First

Avalon  Taylor - Class of 1992

“Wake Tech has been a blessing to me – and to all the people I helped as a nurse.”