Pro Start students

Viking Bridge

Viking Bridge is a partnership between North Branch Area High School and area industry employers. Students learn usable skills so they can leave high school marketable as a student at a university, college technical college program, or an employee in a career path. As the Viking Bridge program builds and grows, the focus is giving students real-life opportunities and experiences.

Work-based learning experiences motivate potential employees and future employers to hire job-ready individuals, which reduces training costs and improves employee retention. Establishing collaboration among schools and employers leads to a more productive local economy and, ultimately, builds thriving communities.

Career Pathways

Internship opportunities

Information for industry partners

The North Branch Area High School Viking Bridge program works with local industry partners to create and align education opportunities based on specific workforce needs.

Opportunities include but are not limited to:

  • Internships- students are available for 1-6 hours a day

  • Employment

  • Field trips

  • Guest speaking

  • Job site tours

  • Scholarships

  • Sponsorships

  • Summer camps

Contact us

Kristin Mayne

Contact Kristin Mayne, NBAHS Career Navigator, for more information:


Office phone: 651-674-1618

Work Cell: 612-322-4185

Viking Stories

See below for the many ways North Branch Area High School is creating life-long opportunities for students.