Sept. 20

Sept. 20, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:
Derek Rayment
Public + Media Relations Manager
531-MCC-2876, office
402-960-0697, cell
darayment@mccneb.edu
mccneb.edu

Series of MCC open houses to highlight trades

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College will host a series of “Meet and Greet” events that will act as open houses for potential students and families to learn more about College offerings in the areas of construction, manufacturing, transportation and more. The free events will take place throughout October at various College locations and will feature faculty available for questions, tours and employers who can introduce career and internship opportunities.

“Manufacturing Meet and Greet” on Tuesday, Oct. 1 from 5-7 p.m., Industrial Training Center, South Omaha Campus, 2909 Edward Babe Gomez Ave.

Programs featured: Automotive Technology, Electrical/Mechanical Maintenance, Industrial and Commercial Trades, Manufacturing Power and Process Operations Technology, Mechanical Drafting, Precision Machine Technology and Welding.

“Applied Technology Center Meet and Greet” on Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 5-7 p.m., Applied Technology Center, 10407 State St.

Programs featured: Auto Collision Technology, CDL Truck Driving, Diesel Technology, Fire Science Technology and Utility Line.

“Construction Meet and Greet” on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 5-7 p.m., Center for Advanced and Emerging Technology, Fort Omaha Campus, 5300 N. 30th St.

Programs featured: Architectural Design, Civil Engineering, Construction and Building Science, Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing and Welding.

For more information, contact Aubrey Schuurmans at 531-MCC-4536 or adbaxter@mccneb.edu.

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Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest post-secondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.