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Career Academy

The Metropolitan Community College Career Academy is designed to provide Nebraska high school juniors and seniors with opportunities to jumpstart their post-secondary education. Nebraska High School students receive half-price standard tuition.
Student welding

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 6, 2020

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

Student doing hands-on work in an electrical class

Programs in 2020-21

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 
Culinary Arts Foundations      
Diesel Technology   
Digital Cinema/Filmmaking  
Diversified Manufacturing
Early Childhood Education  Seniors only      
Electrical Technology        
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) – Seniors only            
Fire Science Technology (FIST)      
Full Stack Web Development
Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology (HVAC)  
Horticulture, Land Systems and Management
IT Technician
Office Administrative Professional
Pre-apprenticeship Plumbing
Prototype Design
Theatre Technology
Welding Technology

Fremont Center programs:

  • Diesel Technology

  • Criminal Justice

  • Healthcare Career

  • Information Technology

  • Welding Technology 

Career Academy Forms:

Career Academy Orientation:

As an MCC college student and Career Academy participant, it is important for you to become familiar with the College and Career Academy guidelines. Due to current health precautions, we are unable to hold an in-person orientation this summer.  However, printed copies of the orientation materials are included in this packet.  Please carefully review all of the orientation materials.

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