Drake State awarded $75K grant to expand its LPN program

August 25, 2021

The Health Sciences department at Drake State Community & Technical College secured nearly $75,000 from the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) to strengthen its Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program.

Drake State awarded nearly $1.2 million by NASA

August 05, 2021

With the significant funding through NASA’s Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP), Drake State will be able to rapidly grow its Frontiers Research program creating STEM opportunities for students and future workforce for the aerospace and advanced manufacturing industries.

New apprenticeship program with Mazda Toyota Manufacturing

October 27, 2020

Two students at Drake State Community & Technical College were recognized at a "signing day" event to mark their participation in a new apprenticeship program established by the college and Mazda Toyota Manufacturing.

Drake State Opens Northwoods Adult Education Services

September 22, 2020

Drake State Community & Technical College has recently partnered with the Huntsville Housing Authority for the grand opening of an adult education learning center in the Northwoods public housing community.

Coronavirus COVID-19 Information

March 30, 2020

Our priority is the health of our students, faculty and staff. As new information becomes available regarding coronavirus COVID-19 and its affect on campus operations, updates will be posted here.

Drake State joins global generosity movement GivingTuesday

December 02, 2019

Like many organizations, Drake State is fortunate to receive support from its community and local businesses. Participating in Giving Tuesday is a kick-off for the College’s Annual Day of Giving event that will be in April 2020.