SWATC Program Specific Academic Enrollment Requirements
These requirements apply to the following programs:
Accounting Clerk; Business Administrative Support I; Business Administrative Support II; Computer Applications; Medical Assistant; Medical Clinical Assistant; Medical Office Assistant; Information Technology; Automotive Technician; Welding-Basic; and Welding-Advanced.
Students who desire to be admitted to one of these programs at SWATC will take the TABE assessment to determine their basic academic skill levels.
With the exception of Medical Assistant, Medical Clinical Assistant, and Medical Office Assistant , a grade level equivalent of 9.0 or higher in the Applied Mathematics, Math Computation and Reading sub-tests will be required for entrance into a program.
Entrance into Medical Assistant, Medical Clinical Assistant, and Medical Office Assistant will require a grade level equivalent of 9.0 or higher for the Applied Mathematics and Math Computation sub-tests and a grade level equivalent of 10.0 or higher for the Reading sub-test.
Students who do not meet these requirements may enroll in Iron County Adult Education to take course work to improve their basic skills and prepare for program admission.
A student who has attained an ACT composite score of 17 or higher within four years of the date of admission will be exempt from the TABE testing requirements. Documentation of the ACT composite test score will be provided by the student through an ACT score report or an ACT score posted to a high school transcript.
***Federal Financial Aid may have additional requirements***
How to Get Started...
- Choose your program
- Arrange your financing - self-pay, sponsor, financial aid
- GET STARTED!
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Student Services is located on the Main Campus and available to assist your registration and enrollment.
Monday - Thursday we are open 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday we are open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
SWATC Admissions Policy is available on the Campus Policies and Procedures page.