The Southwest High School business program offers comprehensive preparation in technology, business, and marketing. The goal of the business faculty at Southwest is to educate individuals FOR and ABOUT business. The co-curricular youth organizations, FBLA and DECA, supplement coursework with competitions, professional conferences, civic activities, and leadership development.
The business department at Southwest has three computer labs with 28 student computers in each classroom. These computers run the Windows 8 operating system. Software includes:
In addition, students may have the opportunity to use scanners, digital cameras, and digital camcorders.