Southwest Tech is offering a wide variety of courses this summer! Why should you enroll in summer courses?

  • Free up time next semester by getting a head start on credits.
  • Improve your GPA by having the advantage of a small class size and the one-on-one attention from your instructor.
  • New summer housing options available for face-to-face courses!
  • Many courses are offered to allow for a flexible schedule that will enable you to login when it works best for you and not interrupt your summer plans!

Course offerings include:

  • University Program Transfer Courses
  • Face-to-Face Courses

    Online Courses


    Dates: June 3 – July 28 (No classes July 1 - July 5)

    Have Questions about Classes and Registration?

    Email Kelsey Wagner

  • Welding Academy
  • New! Southwest Tech is offering a Welding Academy! All courses draw upon the first two semesters of the Welding program. This new offering creates many opportunities to students who enroll including:

    • Workforce Entry: Find employment as a carbon steel GMAW welder.
    • Welding Student: Continue your education to finish their full Welding technical diploma.
    • Extra Credential: add-on to programs such as Ag Power or Electro-Mechanical Technology.

    Who is it for?
    SWTC is partnering with Southwest Wisconsin Alliance for Growth (SWAG) in Manufacturing to help dislocated workers quickly prepare for a new high-skill welding career.

    What’s it about?
    A Nine-week session where enrollees will attend classes in the mornings and may have the opportunity to complete paid training with an are manufacturing employer in the afternoon.

    Why attend?
    Through grant and employer sponsorships, qualified attendees will receive the instruction for FREE for their nine-week academic commitment.


    Students will take classes 4-days a week from 7:30 a.m.-12:30pm over the 9-weeks of the summer term.


    Dates: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, August 8 (No classes July 1 - July 5)

    Time: 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

    Note: All interested students must click the 'Start Here' button and complete the form before they can be registered for the program.

    Have Questions about Classes and Registration?

    Email Kelsey Wagner

    Courses to Include:

    Para hablar con alguien en español sobre el programa, contacte a Kyle Bennett, Gerente de Reclutamiento, 608-822-2625,

  • CNA
  • The summer Nursing Assistant offering will be posted on SWTC webpage by end of the month. It will begin Monday, June 3rd with theory online over 3 weeks alongside one (6 hour) day a week lab skill on campus. Theory and lab run 6/3-6/24/24. No school obligations 6/25 thru 7/7/24. Clinical can begin 7/8/24 and completed on/before 8/2/24. Clinical group dates and facility schedule will be determined first week of class in June.

    Visit the CNA program page

  • Summer English Language Learning Pre-College Program
  • Date: August 5 – August 9

    Location: Southwest Tech

    Who's it for?
    High school and incoming college students

    What's it about?
    This program is designed to help students improve their English language skills before starting college. It includes 20 hours of English language instruction aimed at providing learners with the tools they need to succeed in college and beyond. Participants will also enjoy fun activities planned throughout the week.

    Why attend?
    The faculty and staff at Southwest Tech are committed to helping students succeed. By attending this program, students can better prepare themselves for success in both college and their future careers.

    Interested in attending or know someone who is?

    Contact Kyle Bennett at for more information

Note: check with your college about the transferability of these courses prior to taking them.


Housing options are available for University Transfer Courses, Welding Pathway Certificate, and Summer English Learning Pre-College Program.
For more information please Email Stephanie Brown