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Career Expo 2016

The Southwest Minnesota Workforce Council Career Expo Event will be held Tuesday, October 4, 2016 from 9:15 a.m. - 12:25 p.m. at Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall and Wednesday, October 5, 2016 from 9:15 a.m. - 12:25 p.m. at Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Worthington Campus.

Something for Everyone at Career Expo 2016! 

This event will feature over 60 career exhibitors. Students will be able to spend time in the career exhibit area visiting industry professionals and college instructors. Adult Basic Education and Workforce Center Participants are also invited to attend the Career Expo.

Students and attendees will explore career fields in the following primary areas:

  • Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources

  • Arts/Communications & Information Systems

  • Business, Management, & Administration

  • Engineering Manufacturing & Technology

  • Health Science Technology

  • Human Services

Last year nearly 2,000 students from area high schools were in attendance at the Expo, along with college students from Minnesota West Community & Technical College and SMSU. The 2016 Career Expo once again hopes to give attendees the opportunity to gain information about different careers, investigate careers that align with their interests and skills, to improve job seeking skills and to become more aware of the career opportunities right here in Southwest Minnesota.

We hope you will join us in making 2016 our best year yet!

Career Expo Poster - Student Participants

Career Expo Poster - Adult Basic Education and Workforce Participants