Career Academy

Nebraska High School students receive half-price standard tuition.

The Metropolitan Community College Career Academy is designed to provide Nebraska high school juniors and seniors with opportunities to jumpstart their postsecondary education.

Through the Career Academy, students will learn and apply:

  • Practical skills and information for specific career areas

  • Safety procedures

  • Gain job-seeking skills

  • Interpersonal skills for the workplace

Students must:

  • Be a high school junior or senior

  • Be 16 years old or older

  • Be selected to participate by application

  • Have transportation to and from classes and internship/apprenticeship site


  • Complete application is due to Secondary Partnerships by March 4, 2019.

  • Approval  through the counselor at each participating high school is necessary.

Programs in 2019-2020

3-D Animation and Games
Architecture Technology – Seniors only      
Auto Collision Technology
Automotive Technology 
Civil Engineering Technology – Seniors only             
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Construction Technology
Criminal Justice   Seniors only       
Diesel Technology   
Digital Cinema/Filmmaking         
Early Childhood Education  Seniors only      
Electrical Technology        
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) – Seniors only            
Fire Science Technology (FIST)      
Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology (HVAC)          
IT - Data Center Operations
IT - Protype Design
IT - Cyber Security Program 
Pre-apprenticeship Plumbing      
Diversified Manufacturing/Process Operations Technology 
Theatre Technology
Utility Line Technician  
Welding Technology         

Fremont Center programs:

Diesel Technology
Healthcare Career
Information Technology
Introduction to the Trades/Manufacturing/Internship 
Welding Technology 

Career Academy Forms:


Scholarships are available. Learn more at the Metropolitan Community College Foundation

Contact Information:

Secondary Partnerships
Metropolitan Community College
P.O. Box 3777, Building 7
Omaha, NE 68103-0777