New nursing students attend orientation session

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — About 200 new nursing students attended orientation Tuesday at Wallace State Community College. During the day-long event, the students were given information about when to expect certain classes to be taught, their uniform scrubs, text books and equipment they will need, financial aid and more. The incoming students were provided time…

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Wallace State’s priority online fall registration begins Monday, June 22

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Priority online registration for Wallace State Community College’s fall 2015 semester begins Monday, June 22. Wallace State students with 45+ previously earned credit hours can register first during priority registration. Students with 30+ hours can register beginning Wednesday, June 24 and those with 15+ previously earned hours can register on June 26.…

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Summer Youth Classes offered at Wallace State Community College

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Summer break has just started for area students, but there are plenty of opportunities for them to keep learning, while having a good time doing it. The Wallace State Community College Continuing Education program is offering a number of classes specifically for area youth. The course offered range from art and dance…

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Wallace State trains important background workers in medical field

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — If you were to describe clinical laboratory technicians in theatrical terms, you might refer to them as the background actors of the medical field.  They play an important role, the public rarely sees them, but the quality of care wouldn’t be the same without them. Wallace State’s Clinical Laboratory Technician (CLT) programs…

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Medical Assistant Program at Wallace State Accepting Applications

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — When you have an appointment at your doctor’s office, before you ever see the doctor, you first see his medical assistant. The medical assistant registers you, puts information into the computer system, and prepares the record. Then they take your vital statistics (weight, heart rate, blood pressure, etc.,), notes any changes in…

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Wallace State Child Development courses all online 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — All courses for the Wallace State Community College’s Child Development program are now online. Marcie Hill, director of the Child Development program at Wallace State, has been working on creating a completely online curriculum since she took over less than two years ago. “As a working mother myself and having recently finished…

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