Wake Technical Community College is one of Fuquay-Varina's greatest assets. As North Carolina’s largest community college, Wake Tech serves more than 70,000 adults annually, with six campuses, three training centers, multiple community sites, and a comprehensive array of online learning options. Wake Tech has 18,842 online students in degree programs - more than any community college in North Carolina. Wake Tech is accredited and offers more than 200 associate’s degrees, diplomas, and certificates that prepare students for university transfer or immediate employment.
The college also offers short-term, non-degree programs in IT, healthcare, hospitality, public safety, skilled trades, and more. Non-degree programs include small business support, customized corporate training, and basic skills courses such as English as a Second Language and high school equivalency preparation.