The event provided the students with the chance to explore exciting and successful career opportunities throughout the Coastal Bend in the healthcare and petrochemical industries.
The post-high school training required for the various career options ranged from four year university degrees to one and two year vocational training and certification. Professionals from the different career fields led the breakout sessions and networked with the students during lunch.
The keynote speaker discussed the importance of taking responsibility for your own future – the opportunities are out there.
Following lunch, a fashion show gave the students tips on the do’s and don’ts for a successful job interview. The students then went on tours of the campus where the different department instructors gave demonstrations of skills needed for different careers.