• Overview
  • Is This Program for You?

    Program Basics

    • Associate degree, requiring two years or more to complete.
    • High school articulation courses accepted.
    • Financial aid available to those who qualify.
    • Classes start in August and January.
  • Curriculum & Costs
  • The following courses and credits are needed to earn a degree in this program. Actual number of courses and credits may vary based on individual needs. General Studies courses will be planned with occupational advisor and program dean.

    General Studies Core
    Communications6 credits
    Social Science3 credits
    Behavioral Science3 credits
    Mathematics / Science3 credits
    Additional General Education (from any category above)6-15 credits
    Total21-30 credits

    Individualized Technical Studies Core 40

    Program Emphasis (minimum of 20 credits from one area)

    Total Program Credits 60-70

  • Requirements
  • Admission and Program Requirements

    • Submit Application
    • To make sure your classes are the right fit, we consider any previous college credit you've earned, Accuplacer or ACT scores, high school GPA, or an assessment at your registration session. Submit High School Transcripts, College Transcripts, and Test Scores to: Southwest Tech, Attn: Admissions, 1800 Bronson Blvd, Fennimore, WI 53809
    • Admissions Preference Policy

      Priority for program acceptance will be given in this order until May 1, 2024:

      1. Southwest Wisconsin Technical College District Residents (permanent address is in one of Southwest Tech’s 30 school districts the College serves) Southwest Tech District Information
      2. Non-District State Residents
      3. Out-of-State Residents

    Program Fees

    • This program is eligible for Financial Aid.
    • Please discuss estimated cost with your program advisor.