Southwest Technical College was formerly known as Southwest Applied Technology Center and is located in Cedar City, Utah. Southwest Tech is a technical school with a lot to offer their full-time adult students. In addition to lots of career certificate programs, Southwest Applied Technology Center also offers basic adult education for those who are preparing to take the GED exam. The many branches of SWT are designed to help adult students succeed in all of their academic endeavors.
Adult students, who would like to pursue a new career path, or brush up on their current career skills, will greatly benefit from the career certificate programs at Southwest Applied Technology center. The offered career certificate programs include: automotive technology, accounting clerk, business administrative support, computer applications, medical assistant, medical clinical assistant, nursing assistant, IT network administrator, professional truck driving, welding, and many more degree granting courses.
Also offered at Southwest Tech is the opportunity for those who are pursuing their GED to take online preparatory courses. These courses are designed to cover all GED exam material and thoroughly prepare an adult student to take the GED test.
SW Tech offers qualified students with custom training for employers who need additional education for their employees. These custom courses are provided by the ‘Custom Fit’ program, which is designed to provide only the necessary business and industry training to employees.
If you or someone you know is interested in applying at Southwest Tech, or if you want to learn more about the career certificate programs and custom training offered there, click here to access SWT’s official website.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Southwest Technical College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Transportation and Materials Moving
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||57%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||43%||$4,080|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Southwest Technical College may provide services including:
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
- Employment search assistance
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Southwest Technical College.
- Dixie Applied Technology College in Provo, UT (47 miles away)
- Mountainland Applied Technology College in Orem, UT (194 miles away)
- Davis Applied Technology College in Sandy, UT (240 miles away)
- Uintah Basin Applied Technology College in Orem, UT (246 miles away)
- Ogden - Weber Applied Technology College in Salt Lake City, UT (256 miles away)