News Release

Published on Friday, May 02, 2014

This year, over 400 students in the Goal Oriented Adult Learning (GOAL) program at Western Technical College will be honored at a graduation ceremony scheduled for Thursday, May 22, at 7:30 p.m. at the Lunda Center on the La Crosse Campus.

Participating graduates will include those from the following programs of instruction: High School Equivalency Diploma, General Educational Development, Adult High School, and Alternative High School.

The graduation ceremony will feature four student speakers: Janelle Campos of Sparta, Darrell Campbell of Tomah, Scott Kolbo of Sparta, Ta Her of La Crosse, and Julia Farwell of La Crosse.

Western offers GOAL programs in eight locations throughout the college’s district. Additional services offered through Western’s Learner Support and Transition Division include English Language Learners classes (ELL), Developmental Courses prior to post-secondary training, COMPASS Test Preparation, Basic Skills/Review, and High School Credit courses.

For more information about GOAL courses or to learn about additional programs and services at Western Technical College, call 608.785.9200 or visit the website at