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Western Dakota Technical Institute Academics

There is no accelarated degree program at Western Dakota Technical Institute, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits.

Western Dakota Technical Institute does accept transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Western Dakota Technical Institute has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Western Dakota Technical Institute offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Do I Have To Take at Western Dakota Technical Institute?

Western Dakota Technical Institute has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students do not need to fulfull a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement. Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Western Dakota Technical Institute.

Majors at Western Dakota Technical Institute

When choosing a major, Western Dakota Technical Institute students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at Western Dakota Technical Institute below.

Western Dakota Technical Institute does not offer double majors, so students must choose on area of study to focus on.

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Western Dakota Technical Institute does not require a senior project for all students.

Does Western Dakota Technical Institute Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

Western Dakota Technical Institute offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Western Dakota Technical Institute Offer Online Classes?

Western Dakota Technical Institute has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Western Dakota Technical Institute Offer Credit for AP Classes?

Western Dakota Technical Institute offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Western Dakota Technical Institute Have An Honors Program?

Western Dakota Technical Institute does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College..

Does Western Dakota Technical Institute Require Internships?

Western Dakota Technical Institute does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.


The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Western Dakota Technical Institute does not have any ROTC programs.

Dual Degree Programs at Western Dakota Technical Institute

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Western Dakota Technical Institute does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

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Western Dakota Technical Institute Majors & Subject Areas

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Library and Archives Assisting
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Precision Metal Working, Other
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Business Administration and Management, General

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