Academics

SOWELA Site in Jennings Hosts Nursing & Allied Health Informational Sessions

Monday, February 11, 2019

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 host Nursing & Allied Health Informational Sessions on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. and Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. at the … Read More

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

Friday, February 8, 2019

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 2019 semester as part of its Second Start initiative. Second Start classes begin halfway through the semester, giving prospective students the opportunity to reach their … Read More

Students Named to SOWELA’s Fall 2018 Dean’s List

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – January 15, 2019 The following students achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying 12 or more credit hours during the Fall term for classes taken at SOWELA’s Lake Charles campus, Morgan Smith site in Jennings or at the Oakdale site. LOUISIANA Alexandria: Cody Broussard Anacoco: Joshua Martin … Read More

SOWELA Announces Fall 2018 Graduates

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Lake Charles, Louisiana – January 3, 2019 Fall 2018 graduates are: LOUISIANA  Basile Collision Repair: Jeremy Hilton Klumpp Church Point Criminal Justice: Clarissa Denise Malbrough  Dequincy Drafting & Design Technology: Rodney Eugene Doyle Industrial Instrumentation Technology: Eric N. Fontenot Practical Nursing: Megan E. Whotte Process Technology: Zachary Lee Baskin, Arlon Auston Hebert, Mark Denton Pullin … Read More

Students Named to SOWELA’s Summer 2018 Dean’s List

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – August 8, 2018 The following students achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying 6 or more credit hours during the Summer  semester for classes taken at SOWELA’s Lake Charles campus or Morgan Smith campus in Jennings.   LOUISIANA Crowley: Burt Smith Dequincy: Ashley Buxton, Alyssah Fontenot, Flor … Read More

SOWELA Announces Spring 2018 Graduates

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Lake Charles, Louisiana – June 28, 2018   Spring 2018 graduates are: Bell City Computer Networking Specialist: Joshua Keith Trahan Computer Software Specialist: Joshua Keith Trahan Graphic Art: Tyler Michael Fitkin Millwright: Gabe Land Bunkie Business Administration: Allison Nicole Soileau Cameron Graphic Art: Henry Albert McCall, III, Jacee Camille Miltenberger Industrial Instrumentation Technology: Jarrett P. … Read More

Students Named to SOWELA’s Spring 2018 Dean’s List

Friday, June 15, 2018

LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – June 15, 2018 The following students achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying 12 or more credit hours during the Spring semester for classes taken at SOWELA’s Lake Charles campus or Morgan Smith campus in Jennings. LOUISIANA Bell City: Kaylee Clark Cameron: Ashley Price Choudrant: Chad Puckett … Read More

Phi Theta Kappa Induction Spring 2018

81 New Members Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Friday, May 18, 2018

LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – May 17, 2018 SOWELA Technical Community College hosted an induction ceremony for the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society earlier this month. The local Beta Phi Iota Chapter of PTK was proud to induct 81 new members. To be invited to join this honor society, a student must complete at least … Read More

2018 NAPTA Competition-SOWELA students and instructor

North American Process Technology Alliance (NAPTA) Endorses SOWELA’s Process Technology Program

Monday, April 30, 2018

Lake Charles, Louisiana – April 30, 2018 SOWELA Technical Community College’s Process Technology team placed third at the 2018 North American Process Technology Alliance (NAPTA) Troubleshooting National Competition held at River Parishes Community College in Gonzales, Louisiana. The competition is designed to address the need for critical thinking and problem-solving skills in the field of … Read More

New Surgical Technology Program Earns Regional Accreditation

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – April 18, 2018 SOWELA has received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to offer the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Surgical Technology. This program will begin in May 2018 at the SOWELA–Morgan Smith Instructional Site in Jennings, LA. The College is currently accepting … Read More