欢迎来到 Southwestern College! Congratulations on taking the first step in your higher education journey. We offer more than 320 degrees and certificates -- so whether you are interested in a 职业生涯，期待着 transfer to a four-year university, or want to access our many community programs, Southwestern College meets your needs. 随着校园的发展 丘拉, 威尼斯人官网, Otay台面, 澳门威尼斯人网址，和 冠湾 Aquatic Center, you can learn where you live.
Whether you are new or returning to Southwestern College, we’re glad you’re here!
Selecting Southwestern College as the starting point towards your 职业生涯 and academic objectives is a wise decision. Did you know that community colleges are chosen as the first point of entry to post-secondary education by almost half of all undergraduate students in the United States?
- Promotes the development of essential basic skills
- Prepares students for transfer to university
- Provides 职业生涯 technical and workforce development
- Offers enrichment
If this is your first semester at Southwestern College or your last, you can be enrolled in classes early with priority registration.
Quick Facts About 社区 Colleges
- 卫生保健: 59% of new nurses and the majority of other new health-care workers are educated at community colleges.
- Workforce training: 95% of businesses and organizations that employ community college graduates recommend community college workforce education and training programs.
- International programs: Close to 100,000 international students attend community colleges, about 39% of all international undergraduate students in the United States.
- 首页land security: Close to 80% of firefighters, law enforcement officers, and EMTs are credentialed at community colleges.
- 在线 education: Students at 41% of public community colleges can earn a degree entirely online and 92% of all institutions offer at least one Internet-based course.
- 收益: The average expected lifetime earnings for a graduate with an associate degree are $1.6 million, about $.4 million more than a high school graduate earns.
*Data derived from the most current information available as of January 2008 from the American Association of 社区 Colleges.
欢迎新 & Returning Students!
Steps to follow for new and returning students.
Links to on-campus and community resources.
Our application process is free and online. Here's how to get started.
How you can establish residency, whether you are documented or undocumented.
Understand our fee structure so you can set up your budget.
Make the most of the aid we offer, ranging from scholarships to tax credits.
- Continuing Education Courses
- Southwest Regional Apprenticeship Program
- Point Loma Nazarene University 项目
- Transfer Students
Frequently Asked Questions
If you have any more questions such as adding or dropping classes, college credit earned outside of SWC and more, visit our Frequently Asked Questions 页面.