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What's Happening at SOWELA

SOWELA Site in Jennings Hosts Nursing & Allied Health Informational Sessions

Discover In-demand, High-paying healthcare jobs and the programs to help you reach your career goals LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – February 11, 2019 SOWELA Technical Community College – Morgan Smith will... Read More

SOWELA Technical Community College Continues to Accept Students for the Spring 2019 Semester

New General Education and Culinary Arts Classes Begin March 12, 2019 LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – February 8, 2019 SOWELA Technical Community College continues to enroll students in the current Spring... Read More

SOWELA Students Celebrate Black History Month with Month-Long Cultural Series

LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – January 31, 2019 SOWELA Technical Community College students will celebrate February’s Black History Month with a month-long cultural series that includes the music, food and history... Read More

SOWELA Technical Community College Hosts Dual Enrollment Informational Session for High School Students and Parents

Representatives to Share Available Programs, Course Transfer Options and More LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – January 25, 2019 SOWELA Technical Community College will host a Dual Enrollment Informational Session for high... Read More

The SOWELA Experience

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Our campus has changed dramatically over the past five years by adding five new buildings. Our coursework is accredited by SACSCOC, enabling easy transfer to a 4-year program.

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Meet Christopher

SOWELA Welding Student

"I never thought I'd love welding, but I do. What I love about SOWELA class is the instructors. The skills I obtain at SOWELA can take me all over the country."

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Meet Kortney

SOWELA Culinary Arts Student

"I chose SOWELA because I heard it was such a great program. Everything they offer is so hands on, which I enjoy so much. Also, the positive attitude and everyone being so supportive."

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