Why Wake Tech?

Wake Tech offers more than 200 associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates in science, applied science, the arts, and general education, as well as university transfer for entry into a four-year college or university.

Wake Tech is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates.

Wake Tech is approved as a degree-granting institution for veterans and eligible dependents seeking educational or vocational training under Title 38, United States Code. Wake Tech maintains membership in the Service Members Opportunity Colleges (SOC) which provides:


  • Reasonable transfer credit for work already completed
  • Credit for military training and experience
  • Credit for nationally-recognized standardized testing programs

Veterans, active duty service members, and their dependents who wish to attend Wake Tech can use the following VA Benefits: Chap 30: Montgomery GI Bill, Chapter 31: Voc. Rehab and Employment, Chapter 33: Post-9/11 GI Bill, Chapter 35: Survivors and Dependents Education Assistance (DEA), Chapter 1606: Select Reserve GI Bill, Chapter 1607: Reserve Educational Assistance Program.