Many good paying job opportunities exist locally and nationally in engineering and manufacturing.
High school juniors and seniors can find out more about these careers by attending the FREE Engineering and Manufacturing Camp at Western Dakota Tech (WDT), from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7. Space is limited for this camp, so register today at wdt.edu/camps.
Those who attend this camp will be able to participate in activities, and talk to instructors and current students, in the following WDT programs: Computer-Aided Design, Drafting and Machining Technology, Precision Machining Technology, and Welding and Fabrication. "Our career exploration camps give students the opportunity to find the career that is right for them," said Wanda Roe, WDT Admissions & Event Specialist. "We are excited to offer camps like this to allow high school juniors and seniors a chance to come on our campus, see all that WDT has to offer and how we can help prepare them for good paying jobs."
Free lunch is provided for camp attendees.
For more information about the Engineering and Manufacturing Camp, call Wanda Roe, at (605) 718-2963 or email her at Wanda.Roe@wdt.edu.
About Western Dakota Tech
Western Dakota Tech was established in 1968 and is the only technical college serving the western South Dakota region.
Western Dakota Tech offers programs in a variety of fields, including Business and Computers, Construction and Manufacturing, Energy and Environmental Technologies, Health Sciences, Legal and Public Services, and Transportation Technologies.
More than 98 percent of Western Dakota Tech's most recent graduates are working, continuing their education, or are enlisted in the military. [Placement information is derived from graduate surveys, faculty-collected data, placement surveys started six months after graduation, and the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation. Overall placement rate is figured by: (responding graduates employed, continuing education, or in military service)/(responding graduates who are seeking employment). The number of program graduates are unduplicated by CIP code.]
Western Dakota Tech faculty, staff, and administration focus their efforts on helping students gain the skills and experiences they need to succeed. Through hands-on learning, internships, and industry partnerships, Western Dakota Tech students graduate ready to make a real and immediate contribution to their employers and to their communities.
For information about Western Dakota Tech, call (800) 544-8765 or (605) 718-2565 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit us on the web at wdt.edu.