Wallace State Respiratory Therapy program marks 100 percent pass rate for graduating students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Respiratory Therapy program continues to prove itself as a top-notch program, with all of the students in the 2015 graduating class successfully completing the National Certification Exam. 2015 is the second consecutive year for a 100 percent pass rate from the program. It also holds the highest pass…

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WSCC Diagnostic Imaging earns 100 percent pass rate for third consecutive year

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students graduating from Wallace State Community College’s Diagnostic Imaging program once again earned a 100 percent licensure rate on their National Register exam, marking the third consecutive year the program has attained a perfect rating. “We work very hard to make sure our students are prepared to pass the licensure exam their…

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Wallace State students, faculty and staff settled into new fall semester

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State student Rodney Lubert has worked previously as a quality control car technician and also remodeled homes. Lubert, 50, is now a Wallace State freshman, enrolled in the college’s Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC) program. Lubert’s daughter, Jessilyn, and son, Cameron, are also Wallace State students. Jessilyn is approaching…

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Wallace State kicks off semester, 50th anniversary celebration with Fall Convocation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s 50th anniversary celebration officially kicked off Tuesday as employees met for the institution’s annual convocation at the newly renovated James C. Bailey Center auditorium, marking the beginning of another fall semester. Wallace State has a host of events and initiatives planned through Sept. 2016 in recognition of the…

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WSCC Hosts Educators Creating 3-D Classroom Lessons for BOOST Students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College in Hanceville recently hosted educators from other colleges participating in the BOOST (Better Occupational Outcomes with Simulation Training) EON Reality iBench training. Faculty from Wallace State-Selma and Midlands Technical College in Columbia, S.C., gathered with WSCC graphic developers and Patient Care Specialist faculty, pooling resources to create lessons…

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Wallace State’s Student Support Services program to receive grant from U.S. Department of Education

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College has been selected to receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Education for its Student Support Services (SSS) program. The grant is for a total of $286,808 for the first budget period and is anticipated to be for a total of five years. “Wallace State is grateful…

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Wallace State’s Lions’ Pride sessions underway this summer

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College is preparing for the fall 2015 semester by conducting its annual Lions’ Pride orientation sessions for new students. The college has conducted a pair of Lions’ Pride sessions this week and three overall this summer. They are being held at the School of Nursing and Center for Science…

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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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