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Transfer & Career Expo to highlight health, industrial trades, public safety, & STEM careers

Yuma, AZ (February 26, 2020) – Arizona Western College will be holding a Transfer & Career Expo on Tuesday, March 10, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the 3C Breezeway of the AWC Yuma Campus, 2020 S. Ave. 8E. The expo will specifically focus on health, industrial trades, public safety, and STEM opportunities for current and prospective students.

During the event, the public is invited to come learn about what career possibilities are available within an Arizona Western College major. Attendees can also explore and network with agencies and employers about current and future jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities.

Representatives from Arizona State University, University of Arizona, Northern Arizona University, and other institutions will also be in attendance to help participants find out what it takes to transfer to a university and to learn about what’s available at each campus.

Confirmed Programs/Universities:
Arizona State University – Admissions
ASU Edson College of Nursing & Health Innovation
ASU Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions
Arizona Western College - Informatics
Arizona Western College - Nursing Department
Chamberlain University
Grand Canyon University
Midwestern University
New Mexico State University
Northern Arizona University
Northern Arizona University - Yuma
Ottawa University Arizona
Southern New Hampshire University
University of Arizona - Yuma

Confirmed Employers/Organizations:
Arizona @Work
Arizona Game and Fish
Arizona Supreme Court
Better Business Bureau of Yuma County
City of San Luis, HR
City of Yuma, Fire Department
Community Health Associates
Convey Health Solutions
CSL Plasma
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Admin/DOT
General Motors LLC, Desert Proving Ground
Nutrien Ag Solutions
Rural Metro
Sunset Health
Trax International
U.S. Border Patrol
U.S. Bureau of Land Management
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Yuma County Planning and Zoning
Yuma County Sheriff's Office
Yuma Regional Medical Center

Donna Lay
Experiential Learning Specialist
Arizona Western College
(928) 344-7605

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