TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - More than 7,000 eighth-grade students from 17 different counties in north Mississippi will make their way to the BancorpSouth Arena for the CREATE Foundation's "Imagine the Possibilities" career expo.
The expo is designed to give these students a better understanding of possible career options after graduation.
Many students got the chance to test out their career dreams at the first day of the expo on Tuesday.
The career expo will be open to the public on Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The last day of the expo will be on Thursday.
Booths from architects, counselors, dentists, service members and many others are inside the arena.
This is all to give the students a better idea of many different career paths that they can choose.