Hired Before Graduation

At Southwest Tech, we pride ourselves on working every day for the success of our students. With more than 60 programs being offered, there is an option for everyone. Given the skilled instructors and active learning opportunities, our graduates are prized by area companies.

97% Students Employed within a Year

100% Employer Satisfaction with Graduates

Forbes Top Trade Schools of 2018

#1 Ranked Technical College in Wisconsin

More than 97 percent of our students are employed within the first year of graduation. In fact, many students are “Hired Before Graduation.” And those students are finding meaningful careers, not just jobs, in everything from healthcare to agriculture and everything in between.

Hired Before Graduation – Ricky Hendrickson

Name: Ricky Hendrickson Hometown: Blanchardville, WI Program: Nursing Place/location of employment after graduation: Monroe Clinic Hospital – Emergency Department , Monroe WI Position/title: Emergency Room RN Job responsibilities: Triage patients as they enter the emergency department, provide direct patient care …

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Hired Before Graduation – Logan Weaver

Name: Logan Roberts Weaver Hometown: Platteville, Wisconsin Program: Building Trades- Carpentry Place/location of employment after graduation: Morton Buildings, Dodgeville, Wisconsin Position/title: Construction Crew Member Job responsibilities: -Learn, keep current with and apply the Morton Buildings’ safety and construction procedures, methods, and standards -Read, …

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Hired Before Graduation – Ag Power

The Agriculture Power & Equipment Technician Program at Southwest Tech is another program with 100% job placement this year.  The program will graduate 16 students this semester, all of which have secured employment prior to graduation in May.  The students …

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