Who We Are

The Calhoun Area Career Center prides itself in providing 21 programs for area 11th and 12th-grade students.

The Calhoun Area Career Center (CACC), located in Battle Creek, Michigan, offers career and technical education (CTE) for 11th and 12th graders in public and private school districts, throughout the Calhoun Intermediate School District (CISD). Since opening in 1970, over 39,323 students have attended the CACC.

Programs have been designed to assist students with integrating academic knowledge and career/technical skills with the flexibility to meet the individual student's needs. The involvement and support of business and industry have been a key component to the Center's success. Employers want students to be prepared in the areas of science, mathematics, and technology; as well as have problems solving, teamwork, and communication skills. The CACC staff believes that ALL students should graduate from high school with career and technical skills that support success in their chosen career path.

The CACC's Mission

Empowering students to achieve career goals and become lifelong learners.

CACC 2019-2020 PROGRAMS BY PATHWAY:

ARTS & COMMUNICATIONS

  • Graphic Communications Technology

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING AND TECHNOLOGY

  • Computer Networking
  • Computer Programming
  • Culinary Arts/Hospitality

 

ENGINEERING/MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY

  • Automotive Service Technology
  • Aviation Exploration
  • Collision Repair Technology
  • Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Machining
  • Construction Technology
  • Intro to Robotics & Engineering
  • Power Equipment Technology
  • Welding Technology

 

HEALTH SCIENCES

  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic
  • Health Careers Prep
  • Health Occupations
  • 21st Century Health Careers

 

HUMAN SERVICES

  • Criminal Justice
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education Academy
  • Law Enforcement

 

NATURAL RESOURCES AND AGRISCIENCE

  • Agriscience