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Fall Classes begin Aug. 24 Online and On Campus


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Congratulations to the Class of 2021!
Congratulations to the Class of 2021!

No pandemic or power outage could stop our amazing Class of 2021! Enjoy this video tribute to their resilience.

Also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @SouthwestTN where you can enjoy gorgeous photos of our graduates at the historic 21st Commencement at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium! See their smiles, beautifully decorated mortar boards and more! Go, Saluqis!

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Special Events

Juneteenth COVID-19 Vaccination Event
Juneteenth COVID-19 Vaccination Event

Get vaccinated and get ready for summer fun at the Juneteenth COVID-19 Vaccination Event Saturday, June 19 at Whitehaven Center, 1234 Finley. Residents 12 years and older can get a first or second dose of the Pfizer vaccine without an appointment 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.!  This event is presented by the White House, City of Memphis Government, Shelby County Health Department and the State of Tennessee! Come out to Tennessee’s only community college that is offering the COVID-19 vaccine to get the shot and get ready for a fun summer and fabulous fall! Call 901-222-SHOT for more information about the COVID-19 vaccine. 

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Why Southwest

7 Locations
take classes day, night or weekends on campus or online
Southwest Community
More than 110 programs
to choose from, including degrees and certificates
for eligible high school graduates and adult learners
98.5% job placement rate
98.5% job placement rate
with 91% working in their field of study
student to faculty ratio
Half the cost
Southwest tuition is half the cost of most state colleges and universities

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