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Sep 03, 2015, 13:36 ET Westwood College South Bay Launches Dental Assisting Program

 Westwood College South Bay launched a new Dental Assisting program with an open house on Aug. 27. State Assemblyman David Hadley, R-Torrance,...


Feb 13, 2015, 10:35 ET Westwood College Opens Campus In Aurora

 Westwood College has opened a new campus near the Town Center at Aurora. The 34,000-square-foot facility offers programs in technology,...


Aug 27, 2013, 13:07 ET New Westwood Technology Program Gives Students In-Depth Training For Specialized Career Fields

Westwood College today unveiled a new Information Technology (IT) program designed to provide students with the latest hands-on skills they need...


Aug 14, 2013, 16:07 ET Westwood College's National "Good Works" Service Program Raises $25,000 For Community Groups

Faculty and staff from Westwood College recently hit the streets on a mission to do "Good Works" by helping more than 38 local community...


Jun 07, 2013, 11:54 ET Westwood College Launches National "Good Works" Community Service Program

   Throughout June, Westwood College will give out hall passes for its faculty and staff to skip school. But don't worry, it's for a...


May 06, 2013, 17:33 ET Westwood College, Los Angeles Chambers of Commerce Host Regional Networking Mixer

 Westwood College hosted the Regional Networking Mixer for Los Angeles Chambers of Commerce on Thursday, April 11 at the South Bay Campus in...


Jan 19, 2012, 13:30 ET Westwood College Suggests Looking Beyond the Course Catalog When Considering Colleges

 There is a long list of factors prospective students should assess when considering which college to attend, but many experts...


Feb 27, 2006, 00:00 ET Westwood College Celebrates New Campus in South Bay Area; Student Demand, Need for Trained Workers Leads to New, Expanded Campus

TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Increasing enrollment, plus expected steady employment growth in California and a need for more...


Sep 12, 2005, 01:00 ET Westwood College Waives Application and Registration Fees for Students Displaced by Hurricane Katrina

DENVER, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Westwood College, which has 20 campuses nationally that provide hands-on, career-focused education, announced...


Aug 11, 2005, 01:00 ET Westwood College Brings Its Career-Focused Education to Virginia With Two New Campuses

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Fueled by strong growth of the regional job market and the need for trained workers in many industries,...


May 26, 2005, 01:00 ET Westwood College Forms Relationship With Houghton Mifflin to Standardize Curriculum

DENVER, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to better prepare students for success and increase retention, Westwood College is working with...


May 17, 2005, 01:00 ET Broomfield's Westwood College of Aviation Technology Adds Hands-On Heating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician Diploma and Degree Programs

BROOMFIELD, Colo., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- People seeking careers in the quickly growing field of heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration...


Jan 13, 2005, 00:00 ET Jan. 26 Grand Opening Celebrates New Westwood College Campuses in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Fueled by strong growth of the state's economy and the need for trained workers in many industries, Westwood...


Dec 07, 2004, 00:00 ET Growth in Health Care Industry Spurs New Programs

HOUSTON, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Training is now available for two of the fastest-growing health care industry fields at Westwood College-Houston...


Apr 16, 2004, 01:00 ET The New Face of National Security Creates Unprecedented Demand for Criminal Justice, Information Security Experts and Programs to Train Them

LONG BEACH, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to employment and training needs, Westwood College's Long Beach campus added three new...


Apr 15, 2004, 01:00 ET Westwood College Rallies Behind Student to Help Her Pursue Degree

UPLAND, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Gina Romero is determined that nothing will get in the way of earning her Bachelor's degree in Visual...


Dec 09, 2003, 00:00 ET New Degree Program Can Lead to High-Demand Jobs in the Entertainment Industry, Emergency Response Training and More

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazing as it sounds, playing video games can be the first step toward an exciting and lucrative career. To...


Nov 21, 2003, 00:00 ET Don't Miss This Virtual Event for Career Changers and Others Interested In Going to College Virtually and Earning a Degree Online

DENVER, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- For those who want to learn about attending college virtually and earning a degree online, Westwood College...