CCC Metallica Scholars Open House - February 22



Metallica Scholars LogoDrumroll please… Earn a scholarship from legendary rock band, Metallica!

Join us at the upcoming Metallica Scholars Open House on February 22 to learn more about Clinton Community College’s Engineering Technology program and earn a scholarship to enter this high-demand career.  Scholarships are funded through a grant with Metallica’s All Within My Hands Foundation. 

The Metallica Scholars Open House will be Tuesday, February 22 from 4 – 6:30 p.m. at the CCC Technology Center, 1951 Manufacturing Drive, Clinton, Iowa.  Tour the center and watch live demonstrations of the state-of-the-art equipment.  Meet the instructors and students enrolled in the Engineering Technology program to get an inside look at the profession, our program, and opportunities.  Enroll in the program to be eligible for a $1,500 Metallica Scholars Initiative award and other scholarships.  Attend and enter to win an electric guitar, Wolverine gift certificate, and Metallica posters.

Clinton Community College President Dr. Brian Kelly commented, “For almost 40 years the band has meant so much to so many people, we are thrilled they have chosen to invest in our community and local economy, and we look forward to working with foundation over this next year. This is a great opportunity for our students and community to earn a valuable skill and credential. Many of our students have no or low-cost options for attendance.”

Engineering Technology is a career field that applies the principles of engineering, science, math, technology, management and manufacturing to ensure process and product quality to satisfy internal and external customer demand in a global market.  An Engineering Technician applies practical knowledge, skills and abilities by performing production, maintenance and troubleshooting tasks to develop and support world-class manufacturing and engineering systems. Careers in this field include Logistics, Plant Maintenance, Manufacturing/ Production, Process Development & Improvement, Design and more. Salaries for people employed in these fields average more than $66,000 annually, with some positions earning more than $87,000. The program offered at Clinton Community College provides a great deal of flexibility, making it ideal for students coming straight out of high school as well as those already in the workforce.

Are you ready to ROCK?  Visit  The event is open to the public and pizza will be provided. Please review the EICC current health and safety protocols at  For more information, contact Ann Eisenman at 563-244-7040 or