Individual Resources

MS Pathfinder

The MS Pathfinder is your one stop shop for finding the perfect training opportunity. Mississippi's colleges and universities offer hundreds of high-demand programs that will result in sustainable employment, great salaries, and a high quality of life. Take the first step in setting up a great future with the MS Pathfinder below!

Complete to Compete

Complete 2 Compete (C2C) is a statewide initiative designed to inspire Mississippi's adults to complete their college degrees.

Woodward Hines Education Foundation

Woodward Hines mission is to help students in Mississippi prepare, plan, and pay for college, ensuring better quality of life, stronger communities, and prosperity for the next generations

Mississippi Department of Human Service - Workforce Development and Partnership Management

The Mississippi Department of Human Services (MDHS), Division of Workforce Development (DWD), is partnering with state agencies and community-based organizations (CBOs) across the State to provide employer-driven, career-technical education, workforce skills training, and wrap-around services to help eligible SNAP recipients be successful in today’s job market. Career navigators are available to help with those unexpected twists and turns that block the road to success.

Mississippi Construction Education Foundation

Mississippi Construction Education Foundation which educates and trains for careers in the construction & manufacturing industries in Mississippi through classes and training courses taught at many locations across the state of Mississippi including Brandon, Gulfport, and Starkville

On The Job Training (OJT)

This federally funded training program seeks to provide reimbursement to employers for costs associated with the hiring and training of WIOA eligible individuals. Up to half of eligible trainees’ beginning wages may be reimbursed, depending on availability of funds. Existing employees who need to advance their skills to learn new technologies or new jobs requiring additional skills are also eligible.

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Mississippi Scholars Tech Master Information

Mississippi Tech Master Students are preparing for their future careers. Employers are concerned with ensuring that both potential and incumbent employees have the skills necessary to thrive in today’s workplace.

Workforce Enhancement Training Fund

The Mississippi Workforce Enhancement Training Fund (WET) serves to provide reimbursement for approved costs related to training for employers in order to enhance employee productivity in priority occupations. Eligible projects for priority industries include 1) training new or existing employees by the local community college, contractor, or business; 2) train-the-trainer activities for disciplines not currently available through the local community college or company; and 3) vendor training.