Graduate benefits

Graduate benefits

At Job Corps, we will make sure you have the tools and resources you need in order to earn from what you learn. Here’s how:

Job Search Assistance

Work with our center staff to connect with employers.

Transition Allowance

Receive an allowance after graduation to help with the first few months of housing and living costs and transportation.

Career Counseling

Meet with our on-site career counselors to search for jobs, prepare for interviews and plan your career next steps.

Relocation Counseling

Speak with our counselors for tips and advice on moving to a new city for a job.

Advanced Training Opportunities

Build on your basic career training and keep strengthening your skills in the industry of your choice. Talk to your center staff for more information about an Advanced Training opportunity near you.

Real stories

Real stories

Job Corps works. But don’t just take our word for it. Check out a few of our graduate success stories.

Lisaira
Lisaira
FedEx Freight
Automotive and Machine Repair
Lisaira never let traditional gender roles define her. She grew up helping her dad work with trucks and racehorses, bull riding with her siblings and cousins, and wrestling on her high school team.
Ricky Avatar
Ricky
Solar Landscape
Construction
Ricky had no clue that his time at Job Corps would come to an end due to a global pandemic, but he also didn’t know he would end up working at a top solar installation company in New Jersey, Solar Landscape, making $65 an hour.
Rashaan Avatar
Rashaan
Microsoft
Information Technology
Rashaan built his first computer at the age of 13. Now, he works for one of the most recognizable names in information technology worldwide—but the journey to his current job wasn’t an easy one.
Success starts here

When it comes time to get a job, our staff will make sure you are connected with local employers. Little Rock Job Corps grads have been hired by:

  • A&R Mobile Supply
  • Briarwood Nursing Center
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Services
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock
  • Allied Universal Security Services, Systems and Solutions
  • Caterpillar
  • Securitas
  • Nursing & Rehabilitation at Good Shepard
  • AT&T Services Inc.
  • TAK Communications
  • Comfort Systems USA
  • Maxwell Smart PC Repair
  • Martin-Brower Company
  • Philander Smith College
  • Avenir Memory Care at Little Rock
  • TEKsystems Inc.
  • Safe Haven Security
  • Gorman & Company