Wallace State alumni share advice, information to incoming OTA, PTA students

in Alumni, Headlines, Health, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of students entering the Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapist Assistant programs at Wallace State Community College were surely nervous as they attended orientation in advance of starting classes in a couple of weeks. But there were some people there that day to ease them through their initial anxiety. During lunch…

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Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship started at Wallace State Community College

in Academic, Alumni, Community, FastTrack, Financial Aid, Headlines, Nursing

  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Live fearless was one of Hannah Bates’s life mottos and she did just that every day of her 21 short years on Earth. To honor her memory, her zest for life and her giving spirit, her family and friends are giving back with the establishment of the Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship…

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Wallace State hosts annual Strategic Analysis meeting for business and industry partners

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Diesel Technology, Emergency Medical Services, Headlines, Health, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College recently had administrators and select instructors present to local businesses and industry during their annual Strategic Analysis Team meeting. “Wallace State is always interested in improving our students’ experiences in their fields. Our programs sometimes need the latest tool or simulator to help students have the skills they…

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Wallace State Health Science division hosts meeting to spotlight programs with openings for Fall 2018

in Admissions, Child Development, Emergency Medical Services, Headlines, Health, Medical Assistant, Medical Laboratory Technician, Pharmacy Technology, Therapeutic Massage

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of area residents took advantage of an opportunity to see what options they may have to enter a health science program at Wallace State Community College this fall. More than 30 attended a Second Opportunity meeting hosted by the Health Science division at Wallace State to learn about the programs that…

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Enrollment Boost From Summer Pell

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Financial Aid, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Technical

** This article from Inside Higher ED references Wallace State  For many college students, summer is a time to pursue internships, work full-time or otherwise take a break from classes. Not so this year for many students at Louisiana community colleges. The state’s system of two-year institutions has seen a 10 percent increase in enrollment over…

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Meeting to spotlight health programs with openings this fall

in Admissions, Child Development, Emergency Medical Services, Headlines, Health, Medical Assistant, Medical Laboratory Technician, Pharmacy Technology, Therapeutic Massage

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Health Science programs with openings available for the Fall 2018 semester at Wallace State Community College will be on hand at an informational meeting on Wednesday, June 27, at 10 a.m. on the 12th floor of the James C. Bailey Center on the Hanceville campus. “This meeting is to let students know…

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