Stackable credentials serve as ‘résumé builders’ for Wallace State Community College’s technical division students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  As she approaches completion of an Associate in Applied Science degree in engineering technology, Wallace State student Kayla Evans looks at her résumé and is proud of the certificates and degree electives she has already earned. “I think it makes it more worthwhile to know you are graduating with all of these…

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Registration for Wallace State’s spring Mini Term II is Feb. 29 – March 1, classes begin Tuesday, March 1

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Registration for Wallace State Community College’s spring semester Mini Term II classes takes place Monday, Feb. 29 and Tuesday, March 1. Classes begin March 1. Wallace State has multiple options, including online courses, that students can register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses and conclude…

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Wallace State ranked among nation’s fastest growing colleges

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College has earned a place among Community College Week’s ranking of the nation’s fastest growing community colleges with enrollments of 5,000 or more, the only community college in Alabama to do so. Wallace State placed 39th on the list of U.S. public community colleges with enrollments from 5,000 to 9,999, which…

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Hartselle’s Jordan Johnson crowned Miss Wallace State 2016; Cullman’s Brooke Edwards crowned North Alabama’s Outstanding Teen

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Hartselle’s Jordan Johnson was crowned Miss Wallace State 2016 during Sunday’s competitions in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre at Wallace State Community College. The pre-engineering major is the daughter of Gerald and Leslie Johnson. Johnson, 19, will go on to compete in the Miss Alabama pageant in June at Samford University for…

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Wallace State to unveil new Transport Trailer Technology short-term certificate during Spring 2016 semester

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s Diesel Technology program is adding a Transport Trailer Technology short-term certificate to its course offerings. The Transport Trailer Technology certificate can be completed by enrolling in five classes in one semester and is set to begin with the Spring 2016 semester. It will become the third short certificate offering in…

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WSCC Theatre presenting ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Theatre department is paying homage to Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz and the 50th anniversary of the debut of “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Fresh off their presentation of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown,” the cast is preparing for performances of “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” which first aired…

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Wallace State Community College (Hanceville, Ala.) Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent,…

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National Apprenticeship Week: Wallace State’s Fast Track for Industry program a success during inaugural semester

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – The U.S. Department of Labor is recognizing this week as the first National Apprenticeship Week, and Wallace State Community College’s Fast Track for Industry students are prime candidates to fulfill future apprenticeships or workforce experiences in industry or business or in the career path they choose. The inaugural semester of Wallace State’s Fast…

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National Apprenticeship Week: REHAU Academy Update

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – The U.S. Department of Labor has deemed this week as the first National Apprenticeship Week, which is focused on creating awareness on how important it is to develop an innovative and highly-skilled workforce through apprenticeships. Since 2013, Wallace State Community College has partnered with REHAU Inc., in Cullman, to provide apprenticeship opportunities for…

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