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SOWELA to Host Informational Session


Community Invited to Explore Degree Programs Eligible for a $500 Tuition Discount

LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA – June 16, 2020

SOWELA Technical Community College is hosting an Informational Session on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, from 10-11:30 a.m. in the Sycamore Student Center. The event provides prospective students with the chance to learn about Aviation Maintenance Technology, Chemical Laboratory Technology, Forest Technology, Machine Tool Technology, and Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technology programs. Attendees will receive details about the $500 tuition discount available to new students enrolling in these programs, as well as financial aid and scholarship opportunities. The event is free and open to the public.

The Aviation Maintenance program is a federally regulated Aviation Training School providing practical application of aircraft maintenance training. Students in the Chemical Laboratory Technology program are prepared for immediate employment in a petrochemical laboratory environment. In Forest Technology, students learn to produce, protect, and manage woodland resources. Machine Tool Technology combines machinist and millwright training in one cutting-edge degree, and Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technology offers students a practical shop experience to prepare them for servicing and maintaining a variety of automobiles.

To register for the informational session, visit www.sowela.edu/college. For more information about the event or how to enroll, please contact the One Stop Enrollment Center at (337) 421-6550 or email onestop@sowela.edu.

Social distancing protocols and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) health and safety guidelines will be in place at the event.

SOWELA Technical Community College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). 

About SOWELA Technical Community College
SOWELA Technical Community College provides traditional, distance, and lifelong learning experiences and awards associate degrees, technical diplomas, and certificates. The College empowers learners in career and technical education and enables transfer students to pursue a four-year degree so all learners excel as globally competitive citizens. The College has been educating the region’s workforce for 80 years and has locations in Jennings, Lake Charles, and Oakdale, LA. For more information, visit www.sowela.edu.