SOUTHWESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Profile

447 COLLEGE DR General Info: (828) 586-4091  
SYLVA , NC Financial Aid: (828) 586-4091 ext:224  
28779 Admissions: (828) 586-4091 ext:253  
For more information about this Institution, visit: www.southwest.cc.nc.us

Locale : Rural -- Any incorporated place, CDP, or non-place territory designated as rural by the Census Bureau.
Institution Type : Public -- At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar System : Semester -- A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.

Carnegie Classification : Associate’s Colleges -- These institutions offer associate’s degree and certificate programs but, with few exceptions, award no baccalaureate degrees.
Regional Accreditation : Yes  -- Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
State Accreditation or Approval Agency : Yes
National or Specialized Accreditation Agency : Yes

Degrees/Certificates Offered :Postsecondary Award, Certificate, or Diploma (Less Than 1 Academic Year)
Postsecondary award, certificate or diploma of at least one but less than two (at least 900 but less than 1800 contact or clock hours)
Associate's Degree
Programs Offered :Accounting Technology/ Technician and Bookkeeping
Automobile/ Automotive Mechanics Technology/ Technician
Business Administration and Management, General
Carpentry/ Carpenter
Clinical/ Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Clinical/ Medical Laboratory Technician
Commercial and Advertising Art
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts, Other
Criminal Justice/ Police Science
Education, Other
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/ Technician
Electrician
Emergency Medical Technology/ Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Executive Assistant/ Executive Secretary
Health Information/ Medical Records Technology/ Technician
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/ Technician
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/ Liberal Studies
Medical Radiologic Technology/ Science - Radiation Therapist
Nursing/ Registered Nurse
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Physical Therapist Assistant
Psychiatric/ Mental Health Services Technician
Respiratory Care Therapy/ Therapist
Speech-Language Pathology/ Pathologist
Substance Abuse/ Addiction Counseling
Welding Technology/ Welder
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Last modified: 12 Aug 2013
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