HomeTraditional School Articles → Featured School Of The Week: Westwood College

Featured School of the Week: Westwood College

SchoolsGalore.com announces our affiliation with Westwood College. Founded in Denver, Colorado in 1953, Westwood has a nationwide network of campuses and was originally known as the Denver Institute of Technology. Since that time, Westwood College has certainly expanded as it is now comprised of sixteen (16) campus locations throughout California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Texas, and Virginia.

With a commitment to "...career education for lifetime success," Westwood College provides comprehensive academic programs in a broad assortment of fields including:

*Bachelor Degree Programs

Business Administration
Marketing and Sales
Computer Network Management
E-Business Management
Fashion Merchandising
Game Art & Design/Game Software Development
Information Systems Security
Interior Design
Visual Communications
Web Design & Multimedia

*Associate Degree Programs

Computer Aided Design (CAD)/Architectural Drafting
Computer Network Engineering
Criminal Justice
Graphic Design & Multimedia
Hotel Management and Restaurant Management

*Associate Degree, Certificate, Diploma and other Educational Programs

Automotive Technology (Associates & Diploma)
HVAC and Refrigeration (Associates & Diploma)
Surveying (Associates & Diploma)
*(Please check individual campuses for program availability.)

Because many students are often unable to afford full tuition, Westwood College is dedicated to helping students meet their educational costs by offering financial aid programs such as employer reimbursement; grants; loans and scholarships. As an added bonus, alumnae may gain assistance from one of many Career Development Specialists to help locate desirable employment; or may return to Westwood for tuition-free retraining to update skills (books, lab and/or tool fees may apply). Students who select to attend Westwood College can earn their associate degree in less than two years and their bachelor's degree in about 3 years; all the while receiving critical hands-on training to acquire necessary skills to compete in today's job market.

In addition, Westwood College campuses are accredited by several organizations, including the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT); the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS); and are licensed and approved to operate in California; Colorado; Georgia; Illinois; Texas and Virginia by appropriate state regulatory agencies.

SchoolsGalore.com is pleased to be associated with Westwood College, and we salute them for being a leader in technology and college education.

To learn more about or to enroll in Westwood College, please visit one of the sixteen campuses located in:
Anaheim, CA
Long Beach, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Upland, CA
Denver (North), CO
Denver (South), CO
Atlanta (Midtown), GA
Atlanta (Northlake), GA
Chicago (Loop), IL
Dallas, TX
Fort Worth, TX
Houston, TX
Arlington (Ballston), VA
Woodridge, IL
Chicago, IL
Calument City, IL

To learn more about our, many listed, traditional schools, visit our Traditional Schools Directory. Also find Distance Learning and Online Schools and Vocational Schools at SchoolsGalore.com.


    Searching Searching ...

    Matching School Ads
    5 Program(s) Found
    • Alumni have appeared in reality competition shows such as Top Chef and Project Runway.
    • Dedicated career services team that helps students tap opportunities in a marketplace driven by ideas
    • Offers programs in design, media arts, fashion, and culinary
    • Program Coordinators focus on improving program content and ensure that students have the resources they need
    • Over 50 locations nationwide
    Good for Working Adults
    • Flexible Scheduling
    • Financial Aid
    • Transferable Credits
    5 Program(s) Found
    • Offers training in various types of massage therapy, physical therapy/sports rehab, and personal fitness training & wellness.
    • Teaches in an environment that promotes learning and encourages empathetic and compassionate therapists.
    • Career service professionals work directly with students from the start of their program, and help them pursue employment in day spas, luxury hotels, cruise ships, and other locations.
    • Students can work in the SOCHI Massage Clinic to gain experience and build their career skills.
    • Financial aid representatives help students develop a personalized financial plan to finance their tuition.
    • Financial Aid
    5 Program(s) Found
    • Flexible Online Learning — Career programs designed for anytime learning.  Study when you have time and test when you feel ready.
    • Accredited and Supported — Regionally and nationally accredited programs with expert instructors available to answer your questions.
    • Affordable Tuition — 0% interest and low monthly payment plans.
    • Accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC).
    • Founded in 1890 in Scranton, Pennsylvania    
    • Online Courses
    1 Program(s) Found
    • Ranked #12 in the 2015 Best Graduate Schools in Social Work by U.S. News & World Report.
    • Offers more specialization opportunities than any other social work program, with 10 concentrations and sub-concentrations and 8 dual-degree programs.
    • The first elite researching university to offer a Master of Social Work degree online.
    • Has 4,000 field internship opportunities that give students real-world experience.
    • Online Courses
    • Accelerated Programs
    • Financial Aid
    • Transferable Credits
    1 Program(s) Found
    • Ranked 33rd among the Best Grad Schools for Social Work in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
    • Founded in 1904 as the nation’s first institute of higher learning to offer training for clinical social workers.
    • Provides a rigorous education, including a nationally accredited Master of Social Work (MSW) Program and PhD in Social Work.  
    • Offers inventive programs with hands-on experience.  
    • Incorporates social justice values and multicultural perspectives into curriculum. 
    • Online Courses
    5 Program(s) Found
    • Provides students the opportunity to train at home in their spare time to get their high school diploma, train for a new career, or enhance current skills.
    • Offers programs in psychology/social work, business management, medical billing, criminal justice, and more.
    • Member of the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA), the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE), and the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE).
    • Features a fully flexible schedule with no classes to attend, leaving the study pace up to the student.
    • Online Courses
    1 Program(s) Found
    • Communications@Simmons prepares students to become leaders who achieve their organizational, professional, and personal goals through a strategic integration of communications theory and practice.
    • The rigorous, practice-based curriculum ensures that students develop the key skills and competencies necessary to successfully navigate the shifting landscape of the digital world.
    • Simmons’ faculties are scholars and practitioners who provide individualized attention to students, guiding their professional and personal development through hands-on engagement.
    • Online Courses
    2 Program(s) Found
    • Ranked among the Best National Universities in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
    • Ranked 8th among the Best Online Graduate Education Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
    • A private, co-ed college founded in 1821 and located in downtown Washington, D.C.
    • Its student-faculty ratio is 13:1, and 55.1% of classes have fewer than 20 students.
    • Has distinguished alumni including Senator Harry Reid, former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell, and actress Courtney Cox.
    • Accredited
    • Online Courses
    • Accelerated Programs
    • Financial Aid
    • Transferable Credits
    1 Program(s) Found
    • Master of Science in Communications offered online through Syracuse University’s world-renowned Newhouse School of Public Communications.
    • Ranked among the Best Global Universities in 2016 by U.S. News & World Report.
    • Specializations include Advertising, Public Relations, and Journalism Innovation.
    • Coursework provides students with communication strategies for today’s changing media landscape.
    • Online Courses
    2 Program(s) Found

    Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

    You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

    • Online Courses