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June Corbett: UBATC Student of the Year

Uintah Basin Applied Technology College named June Corbett as the college’s first-ever Student of the Year. June was awarded the title at a banquet on Monday evening at the UBATC Vernal campus. President Aaron Weight awarded her the title and a representative from Zion’s Bank awarded her a check for…


November 18, 2014 Read More >

Wanda Held: TATC Student of the Year

Tooele Applied Technology College featured Wanda Held, its newly-named Student of the Year, at its largest graduation ceremony in history Thursday night. Wanda was awarded the title and a $1,000 check from Zion’s Bank in a TATC Campus Board of Directors meeting on November 5th. Wanda Held, a Medical Assistant…


November 18, 2014 Read More >

A Veterans Day Salute: UCAT Campuses Serving Those Who Have Served

In celebration of Veterans Day, we invited the UCAT campuses to tell us about some of their students and employees who have served our country. Read on for stories about veterans who have been served by the Applied Technology Colleges, or who are working at the campuses to provide great…


November 11, 2014 Read More >

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 >