Weekend Programs

Southwest’s Weekend college may be your best choice for completing a degree or technical certificate.  The weekend programs provide students the opportunity to complete their degree or add clases to their day, evening, or online schedules.  Weekend college students are held to the same academic standards and the course content matches those of the traditional weekday options.

Weekend College Characteristics

Traditional fourteen-week format classes that meet once a week on Friday evenings, Saturdays, or Sundays

Three weekend SWIFT classes that feature classes that meet for three consecutive weekends on Friday nights and Saturdays.  Classes meet for 3 consecutive weekends either:

Friday nights from 5:30-7:45 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m.-Noon
OR
Friday nights from 8-10:15 p.m. and Saturdays 1-5 p.m.

To register, students must contact the Evening-Weekend office at 901-333-4624 or eveningweekend@southwest.tn.edu

Complete degrees and certificates offered in weekend formats:

SWIFT Programs

EMT Basic

EMT Basic is offered on the weekend as a one semester "fast track" course. Students attend from 9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. This is only offered at the Union Avenue Campus and is offered Fall, Spring, and Extended summer. For more information visit the EMT certificate page.