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Is Mackay right for you?

Are you interested in the Earth and protecting our environment? Or are the stars and planets calling your name? Do you want a career that plays an essential role in the day-to-day life of most people on the planet? If so, you just might like it here.

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Jumpstart your career

Our close ties with industry leaders provide students with exclusive opportunities for summer jobs and internships. This means hands-on industry experience, giving you the leading edge to jump-start your career.

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Mackay scholarships

Find the financial support you need to pursue your career in the earth sciences. Mackay has a large number of Mackay-specific scholarships available to our students. Find one that's right for you today!

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Join the club (or clubs)!

Whether you're into rockhounding, gold-panning or student leadership, you can find your place at the Mackay School. Explore all the Mackay clubs and activities and get involved!

Funding for Mackay Student Services, activities and clubs is provided by the generous support of Nevada Gold Mines.

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