On Campus: A New Advanced Manufacturing Program at Wallace Community College

new advanced manufacturing program at Wallace Community College

Did you hear the exciting news that could be an opportunity for those interested in the field of advanced manufacturing? A new advanced manufacturing program at Wallace Community College will launch in Fall 2024! 

About the new program

Wiregrass FAME, the new advanced manufacturing program at Wallace Community College, is an innovative program offered to students as a chapter of the Alabama Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education. 

The main objective of the program will be to equip students with industry-relevant skills to prepare them for productive careers in the ever-changing field of manufacturing. More specifically, the upcoming program will close the gap between classroom learning and real-world application.

More about Wiregrass FAME

The two-year technical associate degree offered by the Alabama FAME Advanced Manufacturing Technician Program (AMT) will combine a state-of-the-art curriculum that promotes advanced manufacturing technology and paid work experience. 

What’s more, students will learn the most current business principles and best practices from world-class manufacturers. As part of the program, participants will gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge manufacturing technologies. 

The well-developed curriculum works with local industries to ensure graduates are ready to enter the workforce, backed by the skills and knowledge most in demand in the rapidly growing field of advanced manufacturing. 

Program enrollment is currently open, but the April 1st application deadline is quickly approaching! If you are interested in learning more about applying for Wiregrass FAME, call (334) 556-6822 or email [email protected]. 


If you are ready to learn more about the new Advanced Manufacturing program at Wallace Community College, visit the Dothan campus at 1141 Wallace Drive. Remember, you can keep up with more campus news by connecting with Wallace Community College on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 


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