Wallace State Continuing Education to offer Physical Therapy Aide program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The non-credit Workforce Skills division at Wallace State Community College has announced it will offer a comprehensive 50-hour Physical Therapy Aide Program to prepare students for the growing field of Physical Therapy. The Physical Therapy Aide is generally responsible for carrying out the non-technical duties of physical therapy, such as preparing treatment…

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Alabama Community College System (ACCS) announces changes in calculating passing scores for the GED Test

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Alabama Community College System (ACCS) joined the GED Testing Service this week to announce major changes to the GED Test which will help to provide greater opportunities for those successfully passing the test.  The changes take effect immediately. According to the GED Testing Service, there has been a recalibration to the…

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WSCC’s Continuing Education schedule filled with classes for everyone; classes start soon

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — From cake decorating to graphic design to genealogy to CPR classes and more, the Wallace State Continuing Education program has a full schedule of classes for the spring semester. You can learn a new skill, train for a new career or take a class for the pure enjoyment of learning. The wide…

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Wallace State’s Adult Education program offering GED practice test for $1 through Oct. 31

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Adult Education program is participating in a national initiative, which allows individuals the opportunity to complete the GED (general education development) Ready practice test for $1 until Oct. 31. “The national office is trying to calm the fears of those thinking the GED test is too hard to pass. We…

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ACCS recognizes national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week (AEFL)

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MONTGOMERY, ALA. – The Alabama Community College System (ACCS), along with its member colleges throughout the state, joins the nation in celebration of the week of September 21st -26th as national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week (AEFL). Designated by Congress, national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week raises public awareness of adult education and family…

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ARC Grant Awarded to Wallace State Community College for ‘Winston County Works!’ Project

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been awarded a $748,965 Appalachian Regional Commission grant for “Winston County Works!,” a project to increase employability of Winston County residents through basic workplace skills training and advanced technical training in high-growth, high-demand automotive manufacturing fields. “The potential for the Winston County residents to increase their standard of…

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Wallace State Announces Plans to Open New Center in Oneonta 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College in Hanceville will soon be opening its first campus center in Oneonta, WSCC President Dr. Vicki Karolewics announced recently.  The college expects to begin classes in January 2016, subject to approval by the Alabama Community College System Board of Trustees, Alabama Commission on Higher Education, and Southern Association…

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GED graduate Dustin Burney, right, of Cullman, receives his diploma from Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics during Thursday night’s ceremony at the Burrow Center.

Wallace State’s Adult Education program conducts 2015 GED Commencement

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Adult Education program conducted GED (general education development) graduation ceremonies Thursday night, recognizing the latest class set for new beginnings. “Graduates, once you walk across this stage, life is forever changed. Please take this accomplishment and put it to work by encouraging the next person you know who…

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Wallace State’s Adult Education program offering GED practice test for $1 and GED test for $10 through Feb. 28

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – February is a convenient month for individuals interested in studying for and attempting their GED (general education development) test. Wallace State’s Adult Education program is part of a national initiative, which allows individuals to take the GED Ready practice test for only $1 through Feb. 28, and to save $10 when they…

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