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ACHIEVING TOGETHER, BENEFITS ALL

It goes without saying that our staff have a very crucial job to train, retain and education our students. Treasure Island Job Corps has seen thousands of students come through our center, but for every student that shows up wanting to gain a trade or further their...

Shorter College Visits Little Rock Job Corps

Ms. Leah Jackson, representative from our community partner Shorter College, setup a table in the cafeteria during lunch on Feb. 18. She was able to introduce the programs that Shorter College has to offer to students. Shorter College is a private community college...

Preparing for College: The Collegiates

Meet the Collegiates. They are a group of Joliet Job Corps Center students who have begun meeting weekly to prepare for college. On Monday, they met for the first time with Counselor Patricia Alberty, the organizer of the group. The students began the process of...

The College Experience

The Penn Foster class recently enjoyed an informative tour at the University of California Berkeley campus. The tour was led by a current UC Berkeley PhD student, who graciously gave his time to guide students throughout the college campus. The tour began at the...

Job Corps student enrolled in honor society

Pictured above is, from left to right, Heather Delcamp, career counselor, Trevia Meikle, and Jennifer Hazelton, ACT program coordinator The goal of the Advanced College Training program at the Cassadaga Job Corps Academy is to provide students with an  experience in...

ASU and Turner Job Corps team up to help students

FOX 31 News-ALBANY, GA -- From a press release by Albany State University: Students at Albany State University will have a new walkway on campus thanks to a partnership with Turner Job Corps. Students in the Turner Job Corps Concrete Finishing Class have volunteered...

Springdale Job Corps is Number 1

They’re No. 1 Springdale Job Corps Center earns top marks for 2010-11 By Rob Cullivan The Gresham Outlook, Aug 6, 2011 Jim Clark / The Outlook Shayne Sellers makes fruit pastries as part of the culinary program at the Springdale Job Corps. In the auto shop, Patrick...

Clearfield in the news!

Job Corps gives students a second chance by Tom Busselberg - Davis County Clipper Nov 08, 2010 CLEARFIELD — Many students here are being given a second chance at building successful lives. Cung Thang of Woods Cross is one such example. The Myanmir (Burma) native left...