Success Stories Archive

SMC grad comes out $30,000 ahead

Rachel Breden won’t rest until realizing her refined girlhood dreams. She came to Southwestern Michigan College as a home-schooler enrolled in an Early College Academy Program through Edwardsburg Public Schools. Academy Programs let high school juniors and

Prospective Nurse Found Her Passion in Probation

Southwestern Michigan College adjunct faculty Valerie Johnson, runner-up to a Detroit woman for the Michigan Department of Corrections’ first Probation Officer of the Year, started college intending to become a nurse. After graduating from Dowagiac Union High

“Student Success is a Core Value at Southwestern Michigan College”

Everything that we do for students at Southwestern Michigan College is guided by the principle of student success. From the admissions process through the graduation experience, SMC is committed to helping our students in every way possible