Wallace State Community College

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Wallace State Community College
Hanceville, Alabama
Established 1966 (1966)
President Vicki Hawsey Karolewics
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Wallace State Community College is a community college located in Hanceville, Alabama. Wallace State offers a variety of associate's degrees. Founded in 1966, the college currently enrolls approximately 6,000 students and offers more than 50 programs of study in academic, health and technical programs.


The college was founded in 1966. It is named for former Alabama governor George C. Wallace, who greatly expanded Alabama's community college system.


The college campus is in Hanceville, Alabama.

Organization and administration[edit]

Wallace State maintains a partnership with Athens State University, which enables students to complete junior- and senior-level classes leading to a baccalaureate degree, all on the Wallace State campus.

Academic profile[edit]

Wallace State is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Associate in Applied Science degrees. Many programs have additional accreditation from organizations appropriate to the particular disciplines.

Student life[edit]


Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Golf, Intramurals, Softball, and Volleyball.

Notable alumni[edit]


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External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°04′21″N 86°46′36″W / 34.07248°N 86.77663°W / 34.07248; -86.77663