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Utah Business Magazine Interviews MATC Student Jordan Dahl

Jordan Dahl


October 24, 2014 Read More >

UCAT FY16 budget request emphasizes campus equity

UCAT FY16 budget request emphasizes campus equity The Utah College of Applied Technology Board of Trustees in its September meeting approved budget priorities for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016. Utah statute requires the Board to receive, compile, and prioritize UCAT campus budget requests and submit the priorities to…


October 21, 2014 Read More >

KSL interviews President Rob Brems from UCAT and President Matt Wardle from JD Machine.

In a interview with KSL President Rob Brems discusses the important relationship between business and industry with President Matt Wardle of JD Machine, a local manufacturing company. To view the full interview follow the link below. http://www.ksl.com/?nid=1194&sid=31248900&title=utah-college-of-applied-technology-preparing-students


August 22, 2014 Read More >

Southwest ATC appoints new Campus President

August 8, 2014 The Utah College of Applied Technology (UCAT) announced today the selection of Brennan M. Wood as campus president of the Southwest Applied Technology College (SWATC). Wood is currently the Director of the Iron County Office of Economic Development, a position he has held since 2009. A Cedar…


August 8, 2014 Read More >

Utah College of Applied Technology completion and Employment rates hit all-time high

 January 9, 2014   Utah College of Applied Technology completion and Employment rates hit all-time high     Program completion and job placement rates for students at Utah’s applied technology colleges reached a record high in 2013, according to annual statistics released today by UCAT.   UCAT campuses reported more…


January 21, 2014 Read More >

Southern Utah ATCs receive glowing reports

Accreditation visits by Council on Occupational Education completed for DXATC, SWATC “The entire faculty and staff is celebrating our ‘perfect’ report from the Council on Occupational Education review team that finished its work yesterday afternoon,” said President Dana Miller, Southwest Applied Technology College.  “After reviewing over 500 pages of narrative and…


August 15, 2013 Read More >

Lt. Gov. Bell urges UCAT certificate attainment

Utah manufacturers depend on skilled, trained technicians, says Bell Utah College of Applied Technology (UCAT) certificates are essential to Utah manufacturers, Lt. Governor Greg Bell told a crowd of 680 manufacturers and legislators on Monday, February 25, 2013. Bell stressed the importance of technical training provided by UCAT campuses in…


August 15, 2013 Read More >

Salt Lake Tribune: UCAT performance reported in legislative audit

A legislative performance audit of UCAT programs and funding released on February 12th was featured in a February 13th Salt Lake Tribune article.  The article highlights the audit’s report on student fees and Custom Fit, and also mentions UCAT’s progress and efforts in certificate attainment. “The legislative audit praises the…


August 15, 2013 Read More >

UCAT, Governor “PACE for skilled workforce”

Deseret News cites UCAT’s role with Governor’s education goal. UCAT was prominently featured in a February 4th front-page Deseret News article featuring Governor Herbert’s education agenda “and the state’s goal of 66 percent of Utah’s adults holding a post-secondary degree or certificate by the year 2020.” The article quotes Governor…


August 15, 2013 Read More >

UCAT Completion and Placement Rates at All-time High

UCAT launches campaign to encourage certificate attainment Program completion and job placement rates for students at Utah’s applied technology colleges reached a record high in 2012, according to annual statistics released today by the Utah College of Applied Technology (attached). UCAT campuses reported that 87 percent of students who completed…


August 15, 2013 Read More >