Western Dakota Tech Precision Machining Technology Students to Benefit from State Grant
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Future Fund awards, on Sept. 14, of almost $865,000 for the state's four technical schools to fund equipment needs in Build Dakota-eligible programs. Western Dakota Tech is receiving $68,000 of the grant money to upgrade and enhance its Precision Machining Technology program.
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High School Students - Explore Options to Find What Best Suits You During Career Expo
Whether you are a high school student who knows what you want to do following graduation, or you are not quite sure, you should plan to attend Western Dakota Tech’s seventh annual Career Expo, Thursday, Sept. 28. The event will take place from 8:30 a.m. to noon in Rushmore North at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center.
Western Dakota Tech Ranks as One of Nation's Best Community Colleges
Western Dakota Tech is pleased to announce it ranks as one of the nation’s Best Community Colleges. In WalletHub’s 2017 Best & Worst Community Colleges report, released Aug. 21, Western Dakota Tech placed No. 49 out of 728 community colleges.
South Dakota, as a whole, rated the No. 1 state for the Best Community College System in the United States. Alaska, Washington, Florida and Wisconsin finished out the top five states.
WESTERN DAKOTA TECHNICAL COLLEGE MISSION Western Dakota Technical College prepares students to be highly-skilled professionals through accessible, career-focused programs to improve their lives, while adapting to community workforce needs and positively impacting our economy.