Career Based Intervention (CBI)

The Career-Based Intervention Program is designed to help students improve academic competency, develop professional skills, and implement a career plan that will serve them on the path to graduation and beyond. The CBI program utilizes a combination of in class and onsite learning opportunities to maximize student success.

CBI Advisory Council Members

  • Nathan Boone, TJ Maxx
  • Beth Brigadier, Jobs for Ohio Graduates
  • Pamela Crombie, Jobs for Ohio Graduates
  • Kevin Kreeger, A-Kobak Container
  • Matt Sofranko, Brunswick High School
  • Keith Merrill, Brunswick High School
  • Cliff Reeves, Retired
  • Erich Shermann, Discount Drug Mart

Middle School Career Development

Medina County Career Center provides activities and experiences for 7th and 8th grade students throughout the country to help each student achieve future career success.

7th Grade Career Exploration

Students are assisted with the process of self-assessment and connections to future careers.  Student identify their interests, strengths, and preferences and learn how these characteristics and attributes relate to future career choices.

7th Grade Career Exploration Activities

8th Grade Career Planning

Students explore the many career choices available to them in the future.  They are encouraged to research post-secondary educational requirements and training, along with setting up a time to job-shadow careers of interest.

8th Grade Career Planning Guide

Manufacturing Awareness

Medina County Manufacturing Partners (MCMP) and the Medina County Career Center (MCCC) collaborations provides a series of workshops showing students the various career paths in manufacturing. Students begin their day at MCCC and travel to host manufacturing facilities for a series of hands-on, visual and interactive workshops. Students learn about the variety of manufacturing career paths including engineering, tool & die, precision machining, quality, supply chain, sales, office administration, industrial automation, and more.

Project Lead the Way (PLTW)

Medina County Career Center proudly offers Project Lead The Way (PLTW) programming to associate schools through Medina County to provide a transformative learning experience for students and teachers in the Brunswick, Buckeye, Medina and Saint Ambrose school districts.

PLTW courses are designed to help students develop and apply in-demand, transportable skills by exploring real-world challenges. Through PLTW pathways in computer science, engineering and biomedical science, students learn technical skills as well as ways to solve problems, think critically and creatively, communicate and collaborate.

Brunswick, High School:
Principles of Bio Med
Human Body Systems
Medical Interventions
Biomedical Innovation

Brunswick, Middle School:
Science of Technology
Medical Detectives
Design and Modeling
Automation and Robotics

Buckeye, High School:
Principles of Bio Med
Human Body Systems

Buckeye, Middle School:
Medical Detectives
Design and Modeling
Automation and Robotics

Medina, High School:
Principles of Biomedical Science
Human Body Systems
Medical Interventions

Medina, Middle Schools:
Design and Modeling
Automation and Robotics
Medical Detectives

Saint Ambrose:
Design and Modeling
Automation and Robotics
Science of Technology
App Creators

PLTW Advisory Council Members
  • Matthew Bendel, Buckeye High School
  • Matt Mattie, Medina High School
  • Victoria Medlock, Medina High School
  • Lindsey Valenti, Buckeye High School
  • Andrew Zenczak, Brunswick High School
  • Sarah Zenczak, Brunswick High School
  • Kimberly Corrigan, Pearlview Care Center
  • Nathan Elseser, Plum Creek Assisted Living
  • Beth Kelling, Sanctuary Health Network
  • Sarah Novak, Accelerated Nursing Program
  • Melonie Queberg, Medina County Career Center
  • Niki Rollins, Kemper House
  • Debby Ward, Western Reserve Masonic Community
  • Karra Weil, Western Reserve Masonic Community
  • Emily Wilson, Metro Hospital
  • Tess Ewart, Medina High School