Community Career Exploration Showcase


Date: Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Time: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Location: MCC Gym/Multi-purpose Room and Commons

This is the event of the year to help excite and re-energize our community about career possibilities in the area. Hear companies in manufacturing, healthcare, social assistance, finance, and more talk about what they do and demonstrate some of the jobs that people can have at those organizations.

Let's get our future workforce excited about staying and working in McHenry County!

Enjoy Special Demonstrations from the following MCC Programs:

College and Career Readiness Zone

  • Tech stations for career cruising
  • Interest surveys


robotics demo

STEM ZoneEngineering Your Future
Featuring fun activities with Robotics, Environmental Engineering and Agriculture, and Architectural Design and Manufacturing Engineering

photo of Virtual Welding Simulator

Welding VR
Experience welding through a virtual reality arc welding simulator. Sponsored by Lincoln Electric.

nursing tour

Department tours:
Automotive, Manufacturing, Nursing, and Robotics

Who Should Attend the Career Exploration Expo:

Middle school students through sophomores in high school, and their families.


  • Explore a variety of career options available, all in an immersive and interactive format
  • Get excited about the vast opportunities and career paths to take in McHenry County
  • Connect with area businesses and organizations

New Degree Attend this year's event and be entered in a drawing for your chance at one of five amazing technology items:

  • 2 - XBox 360 game consoles
  • 2 - 7" Samsung tablets
  • 1 – Apple Watch

Attend to learn about these MCC Career and Technical Education Programs