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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Networking to Success

Mae Siggins - Class of 2016

“I love the professors at Wake Tech. They’re here to help you and invest in you.”

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A Focus on Technology

Johnny Wood - Class of 1994

“I always recommend Wake Tech!”

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A New Home, a New Purpose

Enzo Codella - Class of 2016

“Wake Tech gave me the opportunity to outdo myself – inside and outside the classroom!”

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A Scholar and a Leader

Latesha Sharpe - Class of 2016

"Wake Tech is where I found myself!”

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Local Venture, Global Mission

Adam Purvis - Class of 2012

“The education you receive at Wake Tech will go as far as you want to take it!”

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A Life-Changing Experience

Gwendolyn Jammeh - Class of 2015

“Wake Tech helped put me on a new path and gave me the opportunity to succeed.”

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From the Army to ABCs

Michael Cheramie - Class of 2015

“Wake Tech helped me realize who I am and where I want to be.”