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Dual Enrollment Information Night Set for April 26

April 12, 2018

Did you know area high school students can get a jump-start on college general courses or start a specific college program for free, or at a reduced cost, at Western Dakota Tech? 

To learn more, register to attend Dual Enrollment Information Night starting at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 26, at Western Dakota Tech. Western Dakota Tech is located at 800 Mickelson Dr.

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Western Dakota Tech Electrical Trades Program Project is Finalist in National Science Foundation Community College Innovation Challenge

April 9, 2018

Western Dakota Tech is proud to announce an Electrical Trades program Aquaponics project has been selected a Community College Innovation Challenge Finalist by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). There are 10 national challenge finalists.

Aquaponics is the combination of Aquaculture (the rearing of aquatic animals for food) and Hydroponics (the process of growing plants in sand, gravel, or liquid, with added nutrients but without soil). The official name of the Electrical Trades Innovation Challenge entry is, "Western Dakota Tech, South Dakota: Electrical Automation to Solve Hunger."

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Western Dakota Tech & Battle Creek Fire District Lead Efforts to Increase National Firefighter Training & Certification in Western S.D.

April 5, 2018

An opportunity for volunteer and career, full-time firefighters to be the best they can be, and enhance their job opportunities, is available in western South Dakota.

Western Dakota Tech is accredited through the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board®). As such, the college can test applicants for Pro Board® Certification, which is becoming a national standard for firefighters. Pro Board® Certification is verification that an individual has successfully completed an evaluation of his or her knowledge, skills and abilities against the national standard. Certified individuals are listed on a national registry.

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Register to Attend College Visit Day Saturday, April 14

April 2, 2018

Western Dakota Tech helps students grow, develop their skills, and prepares them to enter the professional world work-ready.

To learn more about the many opportunities at Western Dakota Tech, register today to attend an upcoming Visit Day from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 14, at Western Dakota Tech. Western Dakota Tech is located at 800 Mickelson Dr.

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Donors Thanked for Contributions during Partner Appreciation Social

March 19, 2018

The Western Dakota Tech Foundation hosted the Partner Appreciation Social, in the Event Center, March 15. Sandy Diegel, President/CEO of the John T. Vucurevich Foundation, provided the Partner Address. Thank you to everyone who has made a donation to benefit our students and to all of those who spoke, attended the event, and provided campus tours.

View event photos on our Facebook page at

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