The Mississippi Apprenticeship Program (MAP) partners with community colleges and business and industry leaders across the state to provide high-quality apprenticeship opportunities that provide meaningful careers to individuals and help businesses recruit, train, and retain a talented workforce. You can learn more about the programs offered by our community college partners by contacting the apprenticeship representatives at each school listed below.

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Greta Miller

Director of WIOA Career Services
GT Campus: PO Box 100 | 8731 Frontage Road | Mayhew, MS 39753
Community: PO Box 100 | 7003 S. Frontage Road | Columbus, MS 39701
(662) 243-2659

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Josh Bower

Assistant CTE Dean, Raymond Campus
District Workforce & Talent Development Liaison
Career and Technical Education

P.O. Box 1100
Raymond, MS 39154
(601) 857-3875

Pearl River Community College logo

Paige Hutchinson

Manufacturing and Apprenticeship Specialist
Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center
906 Sullivan Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 554-4656

MGCCC Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College logo

Gayle Brown

Workforce and Special Projects Developer
10298 Express Drive
Gulfport, MS 39503
(228) 897-4368


The Mississippi Apprenticeship Program (MAP) links schools and other educational institutions with businesses to align theoretical concepts with practical application through related instruction and on-the-job training. This strategy leads to increased enrollment for community colleges and helps to create healthier and more vibrant communities.

Students who enroll as apprentices in RA program programs can receive nationally recognized credentials and skills that are transferable, as well as industry-based or college-issued credentials.

Complete the form below to receive more information about starting an RA program at your school or to learn more about how RA programs work.

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