Join us at our Open House on Thursday, February 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. to tour the facilities and learn more about the career programs offered. Company and college representatives will also be here to talk about opportunities for students after high school. Parents of current and potential students are welcome!
Where Opportunities Flow
Join us on Thursday, March 14 in recognizing our outstanding National Technical Honor Society students. The ceremony is at 7:00 p.m. in Wise Auditorium at Connersville High School.
Whitewater Career Center's 13 in-demand career programs
provide high school students with the real-life experience,
skills and knowledge needed to be successful in today's working world.
"Not only do your students have the technical skills to step in, they are prepared to work in a manufacturing environment. They come to work every day, on time, and are able to communicate well. We work with three other programs in the tri-state area and rate Whitewater Career Center the highest...by far.”
"We have found success hiring Whitewater Career Center students and placing them in our apprenticeship program. They are highly advanced in their skills and ready to face the challenges of employment. The Career Center is willing to listen to employers and understands what students need to know to be successful. Nixon Tool is grateful to have Whitewater Career Center in our community.”
"Hiring WCC students has been a wonderful experience! We have hired some wonderful young men and women and are excited to see where life will take them."
"WCC students are quickly able to integrate themselves in the roles they fill in our organization. This shows good training. The students are prepared to work in the healthcare setting."
"Hiring WCC students has allowed us to add new talent to our workforce and with the hopes they will continue to grow within our company."
“I recommend WCC to all students so they can test out a career choice before college.”
"WCC is an invaluable resource for our students and community. The vast educational programming affords students opportunities to explore career and internship options, and in return students secure certifications and college credits while preparing for the workforce."
"We are very lucky to have this opportunity in our community to educate our students."
"WCC gives students a head start in the workplace."
"Attending WCC has been a great experience for my daughter. She has gained so much self confidence."
"At WCC, students don't spend all day sitting at a desk. They are learning skills for their future."
"Work-Based Learning students are screened well, and it is a win-win. The students get the work knowledge and responsibilities, and the store gets a motivated employee."
"As a parent, I recommend WCC to all students because there are so many great programs to give real life experience in many job-related fields.....love it!"
"WCC helps prepare students for a future career."
"WCC programs encourage more self-confidence and enhances abilities of the students."
"Trade skills are widely needed."
"WCC provides a good learning experience."
"WCC teaches the same curriculum as any other cosmetology school at a fraction of the cost. Students graduate with a license in cosmetology with no student loans!"
"I have had two kids go to WCC, and they both learned a lot in the career they have chosen to do."
"They seem to make learning fun and recognize the students achievements."
"I recommend WCC to any Freshman because this would give them a chance to see what they would want to do after graduation."
"WCC is a great place to learn and be an integral part of the community they choose to live in."
"My child has enjoyed working and learning at WCC."
"My child's attendance and participation has been very rewarding. Staff's guidance has led to her achieving her goals."
"WCC is a great way for students to get a jump start on their career."
"I recommend WCC to anyone because the programs prepare the kids for their future, plus they can decide before college if that's the field they want to go in to."
"As a parent I recommend WCC to incoming Sophomores because this is a good time to start seriously planning your future."
"WCC helps the students prepare themselves for college, their career, and their future. My daughter loves going to the career center."