Wake Technical Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

9101 Fayetteville Road

Raleigh, NC 27603

(919) 866-5500

Fax: (919) 661-0117

Contact: Susan Bloomfield

Director of Admissions
Main Address

9101 Fayetteville Road

Raleigh, NC 27603

(919) 866-5500


Total undergrads: 14,903

Degree-seeking undergrads: 13,775


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to health programs based on standardized test scores, post-secondary coursework. Placement tests required of all degree and diploma students with SAT scores below 480 verbal or math, or below ACT math 20, reading 19, and writing 19.

College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Landscape Architecture A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A
Sales and Distribution C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Construction Trades

Pipefitting C
Power/Electric Transmission A,C


Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Manufacturing Technologies A
Robotics A
Surveying Technology A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Surgical Technology A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Natural Resources & Conservation – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Security & Protective Services

Police Science A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Wake Technical Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (919) 866-5000
Website: www.waketech.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www2.cfnc.org/exclusive.html#/applicationlogin/WakeTCC/Undergrad/WakeTCCApp
Address: 9101 Fayetteville Road, Raleigh, NC 27603-5696
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 22,003
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 10,840 (49% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $2,768
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,912
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 59%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,066

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Wake Technical Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Wake Technical Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 128
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 106
Construction Trades 62
Education 31
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 88
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1410
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 84
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 11
Personal and Culinary Services 63
Precision Production 21
Transportation and Materials Moving 2
Visual and Performing Arts 43
Grand total 8254

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Wake Technical Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $2,768
Out-of-state $8,912
Books and supplies $1,800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,156 59%
Grant or scholarship aid 870 44% $6,066
Student loan aid 595 30% $4,960

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 7,967 36% $4,985
Federal student loans 5,712 26% $5,993

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Wake Technical Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Wake Technical Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Wake Technical Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 22,003
Undergraduate enrollment 22,003
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Wake Technical Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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