Wallace State’s Jamie Robertson named 2016 Alabama Adult Education Staff Person of the Year

in Adult Education, Community, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Jamie Robertson, the Adult Education Program’s Administrative Assistant, recently received the most outstanding Staff Person of the Year at the 2016 Alabama Adult Education Awards Luncheon held at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex Ballroom. The Staff Person of the Year Award recognizes individuals for their work and personal growth from being…

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Wallace State program changes name to Medical Laboratory Technician

in Admissions, Headlines, Health

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Beginning in Fall 2016, the Clinical Laboratory Technician program at Wallace State Community College will be referred to as Medical Laboratory Technician. The change affects colleges statewide on the request of Alabama Community College System to better fit with industry standards. Wallace State’s Medical Laboratory Technician program is a five-semester associate degree program that…

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Camp Wallace a success as students learn and have fun

in Community, Continuing Education, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Youngsters participating in this summer’s Camp Wallace had fun learning how to paint, how to take photographs, how to set a table, how to entertain a crowd a more. Hosted by the Wallace State Community College Continuing Education program, Camp Wallace offered half-day camps for students entering kindergarten through seventh grade. The…

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Dr. Matthew McCrickard, Wallace State’s Director of Advising, discusses placement test results recently with an incoming Wallace State freshman.

Wallace State’s Advising Center busy during summer months; preparing for Lions’ Pride orientations

in Academic, Admissions, Community, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  One of the busiest departments at Wallace State during the summer semester is the Advising Center where multiple advisors are assisting current and incoming students, preparing them for the fall 2016 semester. “Summer is always an exciting time for faculty and staff on a college campus and especially for our advisors. It’s…

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Nursing program welcomes new students at orientation; launches new concept-based curriculum

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Around 150 students were welcomed to Wallace State Community College this week during their first orientation session in the WSCC Nursing program. The students will start classes in the fall in the Practical Nursing (PN) program or Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program for registered nursing. A small contingent of the latter group…

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Wallace State students earn place on President’s and Dean’s Lists

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HANCEVILLE, AL—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville congratulates the 749 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement on the…

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Meeting offers second chance – or first – to enter WSCC health programs

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Individuals who didn’t get into their first-choice health program at Wallace State or those who are interested in learning about programs with open admission for Fall 2016 have the opportunity to meet with program directors during an informational meeting next week. The Health Science Division will hold a Second Opportunity Meeting on…

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