Southwest Technology Center
711 West Tamarack Road
Altus, OK 73521
Projects and Unique Attributes
Southwest Technology Center has two distinctive full-time programs: Aviation and Aerospace Technology and Biomedical Sciences. Aviation technology is a partnership with Altus Air Force Base whereby successful students may become civil service employees through a Student Education Employment Program. Students in Biomedical Sciences earn college credit while working the Project Lead The Way curriculum.
In addition to customized training for business and industry, unique business services include assistance in bidding on government contracts at Altus Air Force Base, training programs for employees of municipalities and small business management to assist with upgrading employment skills.
District Population and Partner Schools
District population is 29,154 based on 2010 census data. School districts served include Altus, Blair, Duke, Eldorado, Granite, Navajo and Olustee.