Mission statement

In support of the Wake Technical Community College mission, the Health Sciences Division commits to providing quality educational programs to empower our graduates with the knowledge, skills and behaviors to be competent healthcare professionals engaged in supporting the health and well-being of a diverse population.

Dean's message

Thank you for visiting the Health Sciences Division of Wake Technical Community College. On behalf of the Health Sciences Division, we would like to express our excitement that you have chosen to visit our site and we hope that the information you find on this site will be helpful to you.

To address the demand for highly qualified health professionals, we offer a diverse set of associate degree and diploma programs. We offer Medical Sonography, Electroneurodiagnostic Technology, Pharmacy Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Phlebotomy, Radiography, Dental Hygiene, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting, Human Services Technology concentrations in Substance Abuse, Mental Health and Gerontology, Mammography, Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technology and Health and Fitness Science.

The Health Sciences Division is committed to preparing competent, caring and compassionate health care providers who are ready to address the demands of a dynamic health care environment.

As you explore the specifics of each program, you will see that the faculty of the Health Science programs embrace the principles of interprofessional education, service learning and evidence-based practice as a foundation to quality health care education.  Health care is a demanding, yet exciting and rewarding, field of study and practice. I am certain that you will agree that Wake Technical Community College provides exceptional health care programs that are making a vital contribution to health care delivery in our community and across the state.

We welcome the opportunity to speak with anyone who is interested in any of these programs of study. Best wishes to you as you explore and enter your professional education. We offer our assistance in helping you achieve your personal and professional goals!


Angela E. Washington, Ph.D., R.T.(R)(CT)(MR)(ARRT)
Dean, Health Sciences Division