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Degrees and Certificates

Welcome to Southwest Tennessee Community College. The Office of Admissions is here to help you begin your journey to the commencement stage, your dream career and beyond.

Whether you are a recent high school graduate or a veteran of the workforce, our friendly enrollment specialists will guide you through the admissions process to ensure Southwest is Your Best Choice!

Find a program that fits your needs. You can view degrees and certificates by subject area or by degree type. View a complete listing of the 2020-2021 Academic Catalog Directory of Programs.

Areas of Study

Academic focus areas provide undecided students guidance into general areas of interest. Guided pathways of courses for each focus area provides the student an introduction to or of that general area while allowing the student to explore specific career options and associated majors. Each academic focus guides students into specific courses that allow them to explore a broad area of interest, while allowing maximum flexibility to select any major within that broad area.

  • AA is Associate of Arts
  • AS is Associate of Science
  • AAS Associate of Applied Science
Degree Program A.A. A.S. A.A.S Technical Certificate Academic Focus Areas
Accounting b:No a:Yes a:Yes a:Yes  
Administrative Professional Technology, Business Office Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Administrative Professional Technology, Legal Office Concentration
(Drawing, Painting, Photograph, Pottery)
b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Administrative Professional Technology, Medical Office Technology Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Administrative Professional Technology, Computer Software Specialist b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Advanced Integrated Industrial Technology b:No b:No a:Yes a:Yes  
Allied Health Sciences b:No a:Yes a:Yes b:No  
Applied Science and Technology b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
Architectural/Construction Fundamentals b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Architectural Engineering Technology, Architectural Design Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Architectural Engineering Technology, Civil/Construction Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Art b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
Art Emphasis a:Yes b:No b:No b:No  
Automotive Service Technology b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Biology b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Biotechnology Technician b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Biotechnology Technician, Forensic Science Technician Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
 Business b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
Business Administration b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Business, Banking and Finance Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Business, Electronic Business Management Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Business, Human Resource Management Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Business, Logistics/Transportation Management Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes a:Yes  
Business and Commerce, Quality and Productivity Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Business, Management Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Chemistry Emphasis  b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Computer Engineering Technology b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Computer Information Technology b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Computer Information Technology, Cyber Defense Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Computer Information Technology, Networking Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Computer Information Technology, Programming Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Computer Information Technology, Systems Administration and Management Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
 Criminal Justice a:Yes a:Yes a:Yes b:No  
Criminal Justice Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Customs Brokerage b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Education, (General Core) b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Education, (Early Childhood) b:No b:No a:Yes a:Yes  
Education Emphasis a:Yes b:No b:No b:No  
Education, (Early Childhood Emphasis) b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Economics Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Electrical/Electronic Fundamentals b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Design Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Electronics Technology b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Electronics Technician (Basic) b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Emergency Medical Technician - Advanced b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Emergency Medical Technician - Basic b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Engineering Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
English Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Fire Science b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Foreign Language Emphasis a:Yes b:No b:No b:No  
Funeral Service Education b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
General Education Core b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
General Studies a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
General Studies Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
General Technology, Business Emphasis b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
General Technology, Technology Emphasis b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Graphic Arts Technology, Graphic Arts Production Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Graphic Arts Technology, Interactive Multimedia Production Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Health Sciences b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
Health and Physical Education Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
History Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Hospitality Management, Culinary Arts Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Hospitality Management, Food and Beverage Management Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Hospitality Management, Hotel Management Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Human Services Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Humanities b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
Industrial Computer Fundamentals b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Industrial Motion Control Technology b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Industrial Process Control Technology, Maintenance Technology Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Industrial Process Control Technology, Process Technology Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Information Systems Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Laboratory Phlebotomy Technician b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Machining (Advanced ) b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Machining (Fundamentals) b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Mathematics Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Mechanical Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Design Concentration b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Mechanical/Manufacturing CAD b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Medical Laboratory Technician b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Mid-Management b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Music Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Natural Sciences Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Nursing, Generic Track b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Nursing, LPN Mobility Track b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Nutrition Food/Science Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
PC and Networking Technician b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Paralegal Studies b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Paramedic b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Pharmacy Technician b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Philosophy Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Physical Therapy Assistant b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Physics Emphasis b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Political Science Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Pre-Law Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Process Control Fundamentals b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Psychology Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Public Administration Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Quality Assurance Supervision b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Quality Assurance b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Radiologic Technology b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
 Social Sciences b:No b:No b:No b:No More Information
Social Work Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Sociology Emphasis a:Yes a:Yes b:No b:No  
Speech and Theater Emphasis a:Yes b:No b:No b:No  
Substance Abuse Counseling Technical Certification b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Tax Preparer b:No b:No b:No a:Yes  
Teaching Pre K-3 b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Teaching K-5 b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Teaching b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Teacher Aides/Paraprofessional Preparation b:No a:Yes b:No b:No  
Web Technology b:No b:No a:Yes b:No  
Degree Program A.A. A.S. A.A.S Technical Certificate Academic Focus Areas
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