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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Wallace State’s Kelley Jones earns 2014 Outstanding Leadership Award from Adult Education Directors Association

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Adult Education Director Kelley Jones has earned the 2014 Outstanding Leadership Award from the Adult Education Directors Association. The annual Outstanding Leadership Award recognizes the director most respected by his/her peers for maintaining and nurturing relationships within the Adult Education Program. The recipient exemplifies a pattern of excellence and productivity…

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CDL, health, defensive driving, genealogy classes and more offered at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program is offering a number of opportunities for persons seeking additional certification, a new career or new skills. For persons looking to fill many of the jobs open for drivers, CDL classes are offered during the day as well as a new weekend/evening option that lets…

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Registration under way for fall semester at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Priority registration is currently under way for students at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., with open registration set to begin on July 21. This fall, Wallace State is offering two brand new program options. The Patient Care Specialist program was designed to create a high quality entry point into the…

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GED graduates prepared for new beginnings after commencement at Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, AL – Stanley Crawford considered Thursday night’s GED (general education development) graduation ceremonies at Wallace State Community College a new beginning. “I have a new lease on life,” said the 53-year-old Crawford, who moved to Hanceville from Texas nearly two years ago. “Earning this degree means so much. From here on out, it’s out…

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