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SOWELA Expands Program Offerings in Allen Parish

Friday, April 28, 2023

Industrial Electrical Technology Now Offered at SOWELA Oakdale with Classes Starting in August (Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 28, 2023) Program offerings at the SOWELA Oakdale site are expanding in time for the Fall 2023 semester. For the first time, students can earn an Associate of Applied Science degree in Industrial Electrical Technology at the … Read More

SOWELA Hosts Transportation Open House on June 6

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Individuals Interested in Aviation Maintenance or Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Careers are Invited to Explore Academic Offerings and Job Opportunities (Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 25, 2023) SOWELA Technical Community College will host its first-ever Transportation Open House on Tuesday, June 6, from 5:30-7:30 PM at its Main Campus in Lake Charles, LA. Individuals can … Read More


SOWELA Announces Short-Term Summer Training Options

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Choose from Cooking Boot Camp, Clinical Medical Assistant and CDL Training with Scholarships Available for Those Who Qualify (Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 20, 2023) SOWELA Technical Community College’s Office of Workforce Solutions is now registering for multiple short-term training courses this summer. Scholarships are available for those that qualify, and registration is open on … Read More

SOWELA’s Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technology Program Adds Three Vehicles to Training Fleet

Monday, April 17, 2023

The Program Aims to Increase Hands-on Electronics Training with New Scan Tools, Tire Mounting Machine and Alignment Machine (Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 17, 2023) SOWELA Technical Community College recently added three vehicles to its growing training fleet for the Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technology program. New cars include an F-150, Jeep Cherokee and Toyota … Read More

SOWELA Students Win 18 Medals at Louisiana SkillsUSA Competition

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Nine Students Advance to National Competition Held this Summer in Atlanta, GA (Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 11, 2023) SOWELA Technical Community College students attended the statewide SkillsUSA competition on April 2-5 in Alexandria, LA, for the chance to win gold, silver or bronze medals in occupation-related categories. SOWELA students competed in 13 contests, with … Read More

SOWELA to Offer Summer Culinary Camps in Lake Charles and Jennings

Monday, April 3, 2023

Each Location Will Host Two Camps for Children Ages 10-14 (Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 3, 2023) SOWELA Technical Community College’s Office of Workforce Solutions will offer multiple Culinary Camps this summer for children 10-14. Camper spots are limited and provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Campers learn a variety of basic chef skills in … Read More