Job Corps is a free education and vocational training program.

Participants learn a trade, earn a high school diploma or GED, and are paid a monthly allowance. Job Corps also provides job placement, career counseling, and transition support for its graduates.

To enroll in Job Corps, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be age 16 to 24
  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal resident
  • Meet income requirements determined by the U.S. Department of Labor


Visit the Job Corps' website.

By Phone

  • Agency: United States Department of Labor
  • Division: Job Corps
  • Phone Number: (800) 733-5627
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM

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