Academic Divisions

Wake Tech delivers education through eight core divisions that make up University Transfer programs (Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Engineering and Associate in Fine Arts) and Career programs (Associate in Applied Science).

Biotechnology, Engineering and Skilled Technologies provides hands-on instruction in engineering, design, biotechnology, skilled trades and construction, with an Associate in Engineering option for pursuing a four-year degree in engineering.

Liberal Arts courses parallel those taught in the first two years at a four-year college or university in a range of disciplines, including history, foreign languages, psychology and fine arts.

Business & Public Services Technologies education includes accounting, finance, insurance, management, marketing and other business-related disciplines and integrates training with essential workplace skills.

Information Technology education aligns with the needs of business and industry, with relevant and up-to-date degrees, diplomas and certificates that give students the skills and credentials in the highest demand.

Health Sciences programs provide the knowledge and skills for careers in hospitals, labs, physician practices, nursing homes and other health care settings.

Mathematics & Sciences programs provide a foundation for pursuing a four-year degree in math, science, computers or other disciplines requiring a strong math and science background.

Transportation programs focus on complex systems that must be repaired and maintained by highly skilled technicians, with practical knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and mechanical theory.  

Public Safety Education and Training programs provide degrees and industry-recognized certifications leading to careers in fire, corrections, detention, Emergency Medical Science, forensics, law enforcement and telecommunications.