Advance Your Business

Every year thousands of students find employment with local businesses across all industries. At Southwestern, we are proud to shape our students who would like to enter the workforce and connect with employers. We help local businesses find the resources to upskill employees, introduce new talent, start student/business relationships, and more.

We Make Business Happen


Jobs created with help from the Center of Business Advancament from 2016-2021


Local business serving on Advisory Committees here at Southwesten College


Customized Training sessions led bu Southwesten College at various small businesses in 2022

Find Your Next Leader


Internships & Hiring

Each year, hundreds of employers find their next team members through our online job and internship board, Handshake.

Southwestern students have accounts. You create a free account and post opportunities. You review qualified candidates and hire the right person for your business. Simple as that.


Get Involved

Directly impact the next generation of workers — some of whom could end up on your team. All of whom will help shape our community.

Engaging with our students could include mentoring, serving on an  Advisory Committee, guest speaking, and many other opportunities.


Customized Training

Our team partners with business owners across industries to provide education on-site, customized to your business needs.

Leverage our educators and staff and see how we can help bring your team to the next level.

Grow Your Business

Center for business Advacement

Center for Business Advancement


Providing a good service and running a profitable business are two different things, You're great at what you do - but if you need some help on the business side, we're here for you.

Located on our national City campus, the CBA helps small businesses find resources and can tap into the wealth of talent here at Southwestern. 

Workforce Development

Workforce Development


With hundreds of options for degrees and certificates that range from Marketing to Automotive and Paralegal to Culinary Arts, we have something for you and your employees as you invest in your team. 

Become a Vendor

Become a Vendor


Did you know that Southwestern does millions of dollars in business with other companies every year? See what jobs are open for bidding, what aligns with your services, and bidding instructions.

Become a Vendor

Industry Certifications


Industry certifications demonstrate evidence of competencies, thus supporting hiring practices and your specific demand for knowledge, skills, and abilities. You can partner with SWC to create tailored professional development pathways that meet your specific business needs.