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Transportation & Manufacturing Camp for High School Students Filling Quickly - Register Today

October 23, 2017

One of the most popular booths at the recent Western Dakota Tech Career Expo provided high school students the opportunity to use a welding torch. Noting the activity was "cool" and "fun", some students - both young men and women - said they might consider a career in welding after trying it for the first time.

There is good news for students who are interested in learning more about Welding, Computer-Aided Drafting, Precision Machining, and Transportation Technology - Light and Heavy Duty. Western Dakota Tech is hosting an activity-rich Transportation and Manufacturing Camp featuring the college programs, on campus, Tuesday, Nov. 7. Sessions will run from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and a free lunch will be provided. This event is an excellent way for students to learn more about these careers and choose the right one for them.

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High School Students Encouraged to Register Today for Law & Public Safety Camp

October 19, 2017

Are you interested in working as a fireman, police officer, paramedic, or in a different public safety career? If "yes," you should register today to participate in Western Dakota Tech's  Law & Public Safety Camp. The event will take place on the Western Dakota Tech campus, Friday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Western Dakota Tech is Increasing Opportunities for Nurses

October 16, 2017

The South Dakota Board of Technical Education has approved a proposal from Western Dakota Tech, Lake Area Technical Institute, and Mitchell Technical Institute to create two-year Registered Nursing programs. To learn more about what this exciting announcement means for Western Dakota Tech, click to view a story by Black Hills FOX-TV. 

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Western Dakota Tech Enrollment Increases Fall Semester 2017

October 13, 2017

As area colleges experienced a dip in enrollment this fall, Western Dakota Tech saw an increase of 1.4 percent. Western Dakota Tech's fall enrollment is 1,088 students.

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Western Dakota Tech Programs, Students Benefit from Perkins Act Grant Funds for Updates

October 2, 2017

Western Dakota Tech prides itself on providing students with relevant career training utilizing the most modern technology. The college is excited to announce it has received a Federal Perkins Act grant in the amount of $373,000 for technology and program upgrades.

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Upcoming Events

Tue, October 24 | 12:00 pm
WDT Feeding South Dakota Backpack Volunteer Event
Fri, October 27 | 9:00 am
Law & Public Safety Camp
Wed, November 1 | 10:30 am
Computer Science Club Marco's Pizza Fundraiser
Tue, November 7 | 9:00 am
Transportation & Manufacturing Camp
Fri, November 10 | 12:00 am
Veterans Day Observed/WDT Closed
Sun, November 12 | 12:00 am
American Education Week
Tue, November 14 | 8:45 am
Scrubs Camp
Wed, November 15 | 12:00 am
Last Day to Drop with a "W"
Fri, November 17 | 1:00 pm
Antibiotic Overuse and Microbial Resistance- Regional Health Perspective
Wed, November 22 | 12:00 am
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