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

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Dual Enrollment, Headlines, Health, Technical

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…

Read More →

ACCS announces discount for GED READY® Practice Test

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Headlines, Health, Technical

MONTGOMERY, ALA. — The Alabama Community College System (ACCS), along with member colleges and other GED® testing centers supported by ACCS, announces that now through March 31, students across the state can save 50 percent on the cost of the GED Ready® practice test. According to GED® Testing Service, the GED Ready® practice test is…

Read More →

Biscuits & Business feeds knowledge of WSCC programs

in Academic, Community, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Those attending the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce’s recent Biscuits & Business event hosted by Wallace State Community College learned a lot about how the college helps local industries and how students are benefitting from the college’s commitment to providing more pathways to success. Dean of Applied Technologies Jimmy Hodges outlined the…

Read More →

ACCS CELEBRATES NATIONAL CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION MONTH

in Community, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

Montgomery, AL – The Alabama Community College System joins other educational institutions across the nation this month in celebration of national Career and Technical Education (CTE) MonthTM.  In recognition of the month, ACCS Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich today visited the campus of Trenholm State Community College, where he was accompanied by several of the college’s…

Read More →

Wallace State Steps Up To Ease Commercial Driver Shortage

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Technical

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A nationwide shortage of long-haul truck drivers is hitting home for trucking company owners.  To help address the problem, Wallace State College-Hanceville has a plan to assist individuals needing training and companies who need drivers trained. “The college made a decision to increase the number of trucks, instructors and to…

Read More →

Wallace State’s BASS fishing club fulfills Christmas wishes through “Gifts for Kids Angel Tree” program

in Community, Headlines, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s BASS fishing club recently raised funds in order to fulfill the Christmas wishes of five foster children or those in need during the holiday season. Wallace State’s anglers adopted five children through the Salvation Army’s “Gifts for Kids Angel Tree” program. The BASS club accumulated $500 throughout the holiday drive…

Read More →

Wallace State’s forestry students conduct controlled burn

in Community, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State students enrolled in the college’s Seminar in Forestry class recently participated in a controlled burn in the woods across from the Agricultural Production/Horticulture building. The Hanceville Fire Department and the Cullman Forestry Service assisted Wallace State in the burn, demonstrating all the vital equipment they use to extinguish a wildfire…

Read More →

Wallace State’s 2015 Chancellor’s Award recipients recognized at ACCA Conference banquet

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Four Wallace State Community College employees were recently recognized as Chancellor’s Award recipients at the 2015 Alabama Community College Association (ACCA) Conference luncheon in Birmingham. Wallace State’s nominees were Jennifer Hill, Jim Malone, Sally Warren and Kim Kahler. Hill is Wallace State’s Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management and was the Director/Administrative Staff nominee…

Read More →

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

in Community, Dual Enrollment, Headlines, Technical

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…

Read More →