About Southwest Tech

Southwest Tech

Located among the beautiful hills and valleys of southwestern Wisconsin, Southwest Tech is a comprehensive technical college standing ready to offer you excellent educational opportunities, a broad array of support services, and a student-friendly atmosphere.

This website conveniently outlines the programs and services available to you. However, it cannot render a complete picture of all that comprises the Southwest Tech experience.

Our classrooms, shops and labs are equipped with the latest technology to ready you for current and future careers. Our seasoned faculty and staff are prepared to meet your educational needs. Our facilities are modern, easily accessible, and inviting.

After reviewing our website, you should plan a personal visit to our campus to actually see what we have to offer and experience our warm learning environment.

Southwest Tech can prepare you with the skills necessary to succeed now and in the future. We welcome the opportunity to serve you.

Sincerely,
Dr. Duane M. Ford
President

Articles from the President's Blog

  • Southwest Partners. Dreaming and Doing Together.
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015

    The following article first appeared in the February 5, 2015 Fennimore Times as part of its "Buzz About Town" series. It is reprinted here with Editor Rob Callahan's permission. Something exciting is happening in and around Richland County!  People are organizing, … Continue reading

  • The Graduations I’ve Seen
    Tuesday, December 30, 2014

    The following article first appeared in the December 24, 2014, Fennimore Times as part of its "Buzz About Town" series. It is reprinted here with permission from Fennimore Times Editor Rob Callahan. I love graduation ceremonies! For graduating students and … Continue reading

  • Your Career Awaits. COME GET IT!
    Monday, October 13, 2014

    Southwest Wisconsin Technical College’s Open House is Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Everyone is invited, but particularly those interested in attending a class or entering a program of study. More information available on the College’s website, Facebook pages, … Continue reading