Dunwoody College

YOU LEARN BY DOING. YOU’RE CURIOUS, DETERMINED, READY TO GET TO WORK.

HERE IS WHERE THAT’S POSSIBLE.

JOIN A COMMUNITY OF SKILLED PROBLEM SOLVERS WHO ARE PASSIONATE TO LEARN, EXPLORE, CREATE, MAKE, AND DO.

Experience Dunwoody College

Attend an Open House

Dunwoody College holds an Open House every month. Learn more about the well-paying careers available to those with technical degrees. Talk with faculty about what programs match best with your interests, skills, and career goals. Tour our shops, labs, and studio spaces.

Dunwoody College Events

Thursday
Nov 25
Thanksgiving — No Classes, Nov 25-26
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Thursday
Dec 2
LEAD Speaker Series: Nawal Noor
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Friday
Dec 17
End of Fall 2021 Semester
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Friday
Dec 24
Winter Break (Campus Closed 12/24/21 – 1/3/22)
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Dunwoody’s new School of Design

The School of Design is uniquely structured to provide students with a combination of technical expertise and creative practice. Coursework is project-based, with a focus on the entire creative process, from research and ideation through final production.

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Dunwoody Dean featured at 2021 Minnesota SAY IT LOUD exhibition

Dunwoody’s Dean of the School of Design Trevor Bullen, AIA, NOMA is one of those featured designers at the 2021 juried exhibition at Goldstein Museum of Design.

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Celebrating women in technical fields Nov. 17

The Annual Kate Dunwoody Luncheon will raise scholarship dollars Wednesday, Nov. 17.

Generation Do

This week we are counting down a Top 5 list of some of the highest paying, most in-demand jobs or career fields that you should think about. Rounding out the list at #1 is #ElectronicsTechnician.  It’s an area of technology that literally makes our world function. With an average of 39.4 job inquiries per graduate, and a 100 percent placement rate, students in this field of study have their pick of jobs and industries to choose from. Read more. Link to story in our bio. #careers
This week we are counting down a Top 5 list of some of the highest paying, most in-demand jobs or career fields that you should think about. No. 2 on the list is #ElectricalDesigner and Project Manager. This position is in such high demand with an average of 36.7 job inquiries per graduate, and a 100 percent placement rate! Read more about this career. Link to story in our bio. #careers
This week we are counting down a Top 5 list of some of the highest paying, most in-demand jobs or career fields that you should think about. Coming in at No. 3 is Civil #Engineering Technician/Land #Surveying Technician. Graduates of our program  average 32.7 job inquiries per graduate, with a 100 percent placement rate. And job opportunities are expected to increase by more than 20 percent in the next 10 years. Read more in our News Blog. The link is in our bio. #careers
This week we are counting down a Top 5 list of some of the highest paying, most in-demand jobs or career fields that you should think about. Coming in at No. 4 is Engineering/Mechanical Designer. These are the folks who take a product from concept to completion. And we have the faculty experts who in just two years challenge students to push their dreams into reality.  Read more about this career. Link to story in our bio. #greatcareers
This week we are counting down a Top 5 list of some of the highest paying, most in-demand jobs or career fields that you should think about. And, we have the faculty experts who can give you the skills necessary for success. So, with today being Cyber Monday, our No. 5 on this list is in the field of Cybersecurity: Information Security Officer/Analyst. Read more in the link in our bio.
Engineering Drafting & Design students spent the last few weeks designing and casting golf putters. And if you build them, you have to test them, right? The @dunwoody.welding (Welding Club) stepped up and fabricated three fabulously unique holes for them to navigate. What do you think about that @cancanwonderland?
“After the pandemic I wanted a career that was reliable and stable,” #Electrical Construction & Maintenance student Denise Nickens said. “And I also wanted to be able to make a good income.” It was those requirements that led her to Dunwoody to pursue a degree in the high-demand, high-paying electrical career field 💡. Link to story in bio.  #BornToDo
First-year student Kattye Gonzalez chose Dunwoody because of their #Architecture program. “It’s very unique and saves money for students who want to get licensed soon after graduating. I learn better in small groups and in an environment where I can talk to a teacher right away – and Dunwoody provides that."
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Make Curiosity A Career

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In Demand Graduates

” We know our graduates are in demand and will continue to be. Which means it’s our job to attract more students to the field. These are great careers and we need more highly skilled workers to help close the skills gap in Minnesota. “

Polly Friendshuh

Dean of Construction Sciences & Building Technology