Three Information Technology students from the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center students have earned a spot to compete at the Business Professionals of America National Conference after earning high scores at the state level.
Justin Humphrey of Lowellville and Mitchell Reynolds of South Range captured first place in the website design team event and Joshua Eddy of Austintown qualified in the spreadsheet application event.
The students are headed to the national conference to be held in Chicago, on April 25-29. They will join more than 5,000 other conference delegates from across the nation to participate in national level business skills competitions, workshops and general sessions.
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Justin Humphrey of Lowellville, Joshua Eddy of Austintown, IT Service and Support instructor Helen Slack of Niles and Mitchell Reynolds of South Range.
"The conference will be the culmination of a school years' worth of business and IT education and training, which members of the local chapter of Business Professionals of America at MCCTC have received," chapter advisor and IT Service and Support instructor Helen Slack said.
BPA is a national organization for high school, college and middle school students preparing them for careers in business and information technology. The organization's activities and programs complement classroom instruction by giving students practical experience through the application of skills learned at school.