Students attracted to tech program's innovation, degrees towards careers
Enrollment at Wake Tech reached a record high this week, as 22,000 students shuffled back onto the college’s five campuses – or logged onto its website – for the first day of classes.
That’s more than 500 more students than enrolled the first day last fall. Thirty percent of Wake County school system graduates will be attending Wake Tech this year, up .7 percent from last year.
As the largest community college in North Carolina, Wake Tech is adjusting to increasing demands. An 87,000-square-foot building...