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Sowela Technical Community College Reviews

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  • 05/14/2010

    Reviewer is A past student here.

    3 out of 3 people found this review useful. 1 of 8

    Categories Comments
    Great for these types of students

    great for students that want to get an early start to their future. it is a good place to build upon.

    Tips for prospective students

    no matter how difficult you think the course or classes are, if you ask, you will receive the help you need to get through it.

    Did learn a lot

    i learned a lot, i enjoyed it very much it gave me my beginning to my future.

  • 11/12/2012

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    1 out of 1 people found this review useful. 2 of 8

    Categories Comments
    Campus Safety

    There is campus security. Always watching.

    Clubs and Activities

    There is a great creative writing club.

    Great for these types of students

    Students on the go, dedicated and motivated to have a better future.

    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    They are going to organize designated smoking areas.

    What to do for fun

    They have a great social environment.

    Food and Dining

    The culinary arts department cooks delicious lunch fresh daily. They have a cafe as well.

    Dorm Life

    Since this is community college there are dorms at a local unversity in miles of the school. I stay off campus.

    Academic Rigor

    Academic skills are present with the feeling to succeed. You get the skills and you will succeed.

    Tips for prospective students

    They ask you what career interest you. they give you someone to be your advisor so you can get the help you need. Do what feels good for you at sowela technical community college.

    In three sentences

    This school is very informative . You can work around your schedule. They also have evening class. With a comfortable setting.

  • 11/12/2012

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    3 of 8

    Categories Comments
    Campus Safety

    The campus is very safe with constant security during the school hours.

    Clubs and Activities

    You can join the several organizations such as the Creative Writing Club or the Sowela Artisans American Advertising Federation.

    Great for these types of students

    You won't have to inhale second hand smoke.

    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    They are pushing to make it a smoke-free campus.

    Bang for the buck

    There is adequate student and visitor parking.

    What to do for fun

    You can join the several organizations such as the Creative Writing Club or the Sowela Artisans American Advertising Federation.

    Food and Dining

    They have a very sanitary cafeteria with a culinary department team that cooks once a week for the students at a cheap price.

    Academic Rigor

    The teachers just want the best for the student so they can become a successful individual. The college provides easy scheduling to where you can get in and out of there quickly.

    Tips for prospective students

    If you are looking for a hands-on degree, this college is definitely the place you need to be at.

    In three sentences

    This college has very good teachers that want the best for their students. Not only do they give good teaching, they also provide easy access for books and knowledge via online. The staff is very kind and friendly and greets every new student that walks in.

  • 11/30/2012

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    4 of 8

    Categories Comments
    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    they dont accept student loans

    What to do for fun

    There is really nothing fun to do around Sowela's campus

    Tips for prospective students

    Keep up your grades if you want to continue with your financial aid.

    In three sentences

    Sowela has very cheap tuition. The financial aid office is NOT helpful. They are enlarging there space.

  • 07/28/2013

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    5 of 8

    Categories Comments
    What to do for fun

    Well I'm sorry but I don't have time for fun anymore, school is way more important right now, but I'm SURE there are tons of things to do out there.

    Tips for prospective students

    Get to know your professors. They are people, they can be understanding and helpful. You don't have to be just another name on a piece of paper.

    In three sentences

    Sowela changed my opinion of college, and opened my eyes back to the joy of learning I'd previously had in my early grade school years. The teachers are personable, realistic, honest, and likable. I hope to graduate and make Sowela a proud part of my resume one day.

  • 09/05/2013

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    6 of 8

    Categories Comments
    What to do for fun

    At the moment, Sowela is in the process of trying to get funds to create a basketball team as well as football team.

    Food and Dining

    The food is awesome and very cheap!

    Dorm Life

    There isn't dorm for the Sowela students. They have just recently made students ableto live on our other universities dorms, this was approved 3 days ago.

    Academic Rigor

    The classes are hard, as they should be. But teachers are 100 percent ready to help you when needed.

    Tips for prospective students

    Some tips for prospective students is to not panic, most people are nice. The teachers are there to help you, ask questions and don't be scared to find out more information. An education can never be taken away from you, take advantage of that.

    In three sentences

    Sowela Technical is a very nice school with only the best teachers. Its smaller than most universities so its much easier to find classes and buildings. I love the small classes as well because the relationship with teachers and students are much more personal.

  • 11/30/2013

    Reviewer is A current student here.

    7 of 8

    Categories Comments
    Campus Safety

    Security guards can be found everywhere on campus to keep everyone safe.

    Greek Life

    There is no greek life on campus at this time.

    Clubs and Activities

    There are many clubs on campus. From the creative writing club to the business leaders of America.

    Great for these types of students

    Sowela is a great for any student hungry for an education from great teachers.

    Share any unusual traditions or locations on campus

    The most unusual location on campus has to be the mechanical hanger. The mechanical hanger is where the parking tags are distributed.

    Bang for the buck

    Sowela is a very affordable college. The financial aid office will help to accommodate all students, no matter their financial background.

    What to do for fun

    There isn't much to do on campus for fun regularly. There is a spring fling event once a year where students can eat, drink and dance.

    Food and Dining

    Sowela has one diner on campus. The food is good and decently priced.

    Dorm Life

    There are currently no dorms on campus for students but, students may choose to live on McNeese's campus.

    Academic Rigor

    Sowela Technical has a high success rate. They have great degree programs to meet the communities needs. Graduating students get a wonderful education that will last them a lifetime.

    Tips for prospective students

    Get to know your advisor because they will become your best friend and a vital resource.

    In three sentences

    Sowela is a quiet and beautiful campus. The teachers and staff are very helpful. A warm smile is to be found around every corner.

  • 04/14/2014

    Reviewer is Accepted here and planning to attend soon. Reviewer has been to campus.

    8 of 8

    Categories Comments
    Bang for the buck

    It's a great deal for the money invested into it!

    What to do for fun

    They are growing in new clubs. They are also getting sports and music departments soon.

    Food and Dining

    They have a very nice dining place on campus that is open to the public and students. They give a 3 course meal for $8!

    Dorm Life

    There is no dorms at SOWELA

    Academic Rigor

    It's very hands-on and great for most students.

    Tips for prospective students

    You should definitely go to orientation. It is very helpful and useful.

    In three sentences

    It's affordable for anyone. The teachers are willing to work with students for passing grades. The campus is easy to get around.