North Texas Job Corps Center

Dezmond Handy, a 2015 North Texas Job Corps Center (NTJCC) graduate from the cement masonry program is living his dream.  He graduated from Texas College in Tyler, TX in May 2020 and is now employed as a 7th grade Texas history teacher at Hector P. Garcia Middle School in the Dallas Independent School District.  He [...]

Congratulations to North Texas Job Corps student Tattianna Gotlewski, who made the Dean’s List this past spring semester at Collin College.  She entered her first semester of college in the spring with a course load of 15 credit hours and earned a 3.8 GPA while doing her class work entirely online.  Gotlewski is enrolled in [...]

Qua’Darius Alex-Harris smiles broadly as he says “Bon Appetit” to each of the residents at the Samaritan Inn located in McKinney, TX.  They come to the dining hall for their three meals that are prepared daily by the chef staff.  Qua’Darius, affectionately known by many as “Q” is one of the chef staffers at the [...]

Silverio Martinez, who completed the Patient Care Technician (PCT) career technical training program at North Texas Job Corps in February 2020 is now employed at CSL Plasma in Dallas, TX as a phlebotomist.  Martinez earned certifications in phlebotomy, and as an EKG Technician and Patient Care Technician.  He is currently makine an annual salary of [...]

William Martin graduated from the North Texas Job Corps on March 18, 2020, was hired by the Rock Solid Masonry Co. in Louisville, KY making $15 per hour.  Martin is in the Bricklayers and Allied Craft Workers Local 4 – Indiana and Kentucky Bricklaying apprenticeship program.  William is on track to become a journeyman bricklayer.  [...]

May 9th, 2020

NORTH TEXAS JOB CORPS SALUTES MDICAL PROGRAMS COVID-19 has taught us many things, but perhaps foremost it has taught us the importance of the dedicated individuals in the medical professions.  North Texas Job Corps salutes the three medical training programs taught at the center–Certified Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Technician and Clinical Medical Assistant-and their instructors [...]

Four top student leaders at North Texas Job Corps were special guests at the Collin County NAACP Branch Annual Freedom Fund Scholarship Luncheon held  Feb. 8th at the Embassy Suites in Frisco, TX.  Attending the luncheon were Dejiah Reed, President of the Student Government Association Outreach Committee; Denise Cole, SGA vice president; Mariah Washington, SGA [...]

Some of Collin College’s newest students are from North Texas Job Corps are, first row, Mariah Washington, Desire Juarez, Cornelius Johnson, Tittiana Gotlewski, and Jamie Lyons; standing, Jose Garcia, Ephrata Mengistu, and Sheldon Hartfield Thirteen students at North Texas Job Corps are fulfilling their dream to go to college this semester by taking advantage of [...]

North Texas Job Corps practices hiring Job Corps graduates.  Case in point is Kase Hoggatt who is a graduate of the North Texas Job Corps and is now working with the center’s facilities maintenance dept.  Hoggatt who currently works as a facilities grounds custodian at the center completed the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning and the [...]

The North Texas Job Corps joined many other CCBCC partners on 12/7 to celebrate the CCBCC’s 13th annual gala.  NTJC has partnered with CCBCC for 10 years.  This partnership has garnered many Work Based Learning opportunities for students at NTJCC as well as permanent jobs.  NTJC is proud to be a sponsor and participating each [...]