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Southwest Institute of Technology

Southwest Institute of Technology is an Associate's college with 10 students located in Austin, TX.

Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions


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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 10
Socio-Economic Diversity 65% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 32%
Hispanic/Latino 43%
Black or African American 21%
Asian 4%

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: learning center tutoring
  • Computer Services: computer repair service available on campus
  • Counseling Services: employment services for undergraduates financial aid counseling placement services for graduates veteran's counselor career counseling
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: partial services for students with learning disabilities wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): cooperative education
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services



Popular Majors

Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology (100%)

Majors Offered


A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers engaged in developing and testing automated, servomechanical, and other electromechanical systems. Includes instruction in prototype testing, manufacturing and operational testing, systems analysis and maintenance procedures, and report preparation.

Job Opportunities:

Electro-Mechanical Technicians
Operate, test, maintain, or calibrate unmanned, automated, servo-mechanical, or electromechanical equipment. May operate unmanned submarines, aircraft, or other equipment at worksites, such as oil rigs, deep ocean exploration, or hazardous waste removal. May assist engineers in testing and designing robotics equipment.

Administration & Faculty

Director Howard Roose
Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Student : Faculty Ratio 3 : 1




Selectivity Score: 22/100

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

22% of students graduated on time.

50% of students graduated in six years.

67% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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