— This tour is FREE for SMPS members, $20 for non-members. —
Jennifer Seymour, City Center campus dean, will lead us on a tour of WSU Tech, and share information about how they are developing future workforce in Wichita.
WSU Tech’s (formerly Wichita Area Technical College) history dates back to 1965 when the college started offering classes at “The Grove Campus” at 301 S. Grove. Now known as WSU Tech’s City Center campus, this location is home to some of the college’s fastest growing programs and the new Building Trades Registered Apprenticeship program. Lead faculty and staff of the programs listed below will give a behind-the-scenes look at how WSU Tech is fulfilling the mission of training Wichita’s workforce.
Programs at City Center:
- Automotive Service Technology
- Construction Science
- Carpentry Introduction
- Climate and Energy Control Technologies (HVAC)
- Industrial Automation & Machine Maintenance (Industrial Machine Mechanic)
- Alternative Fuel Maintenance & Advanced Electronics
- Information Technology Systems
- IT Essentials
- High School Welding, Sheetmetal & Composites Programs
The tour begins at 4:30 pm. Please meet at Building A.
Following the tour, we’ll be having a social event at Central Standard Brewing, from 5:30-6:30 pm. If you cannot make it to the tour, you’re welcome to come to the social!