Success Stories

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.

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Re-Charged and Ready to Go

Alex Neese - Class of 2009

“I was offered the job even before I got my degree.”

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Will Work for “Green”

Greg Orcutt - Class of 2001

“Wake Tech gave me the skills to get one of the most fulfilling jobs anyone could ask for.”

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Phi Beta Lambda Winner Lets Nothing Stand in Her Way

Kymberly Shepard - Class of 2009

“Wake Tech is the best school to get a good start.”