General Information About Southwestern College
Southwestern College is dedicated to educating and training students to achieve proficiency through a skills first curriculum. The mission of this College is to offer the best educational and training programs to enable graduates to take to the marketplace the highest possible level of job knowledge and skills enabling them to accomplish worthwhile career goals and realize self-esteem. To accomplish these objectives, Southwestern College upholds a high standard of quality service and commitment. Southwestern College offers graduates viable career options by providing quality educational programs based on employer driven requirements. Our goal is to provide a skilled and knowledgeable faculty dedicated to the professional development of each student. Through these efforts, our students will achieve the knowledge and experience needed for their future working environment. At Southwestern College, our goal is to remain in the forefront of emerging technology. This is accomplished by supporting continuing education and training for graduates, staff and faculty; thereby providing skilled professionals to meet the needs of the technologically changing world and fostering the desire for life-long learning.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- 2-4 years certificate
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 41%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $14,100 Room & Board Charge $0 Books & Supplies Cost $1,200
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,806 Native American 17 Asian 8 African American 823 Hispanic 16 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,386 Enrolled FullTime Graduates