Job Corps is the nationalʻs largest free, residential career training and education program for low-income young adults ages 16- through 24.

They have over 120 campuses across the U.S. where students gain the experience needed to begin a career or apprenticeship, advance to higher education, or join the military. The best part? It’s free. Job Corps is not just a career training program. You’ll also receive everyday staples AND a supportive community.

On top of getting free career training and education you need to succeed, you’ll also get loads of free extras such as housing, basic medical care, nutritious meals, books & supplies, living allowance, training clothing, and a supportive community. Focus on your goals and your future, and we’ll take care of the rest.

Job Corps offers an on-the-job experience designed to get you workforce-ready.

Industries that Job Corps offers an on-the-job experience designed to get you workforce-ready:

Advanced Manufacturing

Automotive and Machine Repair


Finance and Business

Health Care

Homeland Security


Information Technology

Renewable Resources and Energy

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