Gulfport Job Corps Center

3300 20th Street

Gulfport, MS 39501


Center Director: Mr. Alexander Alston

Gulfport Job Corps Center in Gulfport, Mississippi, reopened in April 2010 after sustaining damage during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The Gulfport Job Corps Center’s current restart-up capacity is 136 students; 68 residential students and 68 non-residential students.

Gulfport Job Corps Center offers training and education in the following career technical areas:

  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Electrical
  • Medical Office Support
  • Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide

Partnerships with local employers give Gulfport Job Corps Center students real-world experience in the career technical areas of their choice. Students have the opportunity to participate in recreational activities including basketball and billiards. Leadership opportunities are available through the center’s student government association and the residence hall leadership programs.