North Texas Job Corps Center

Richarson Ofori Bediako left his home country of Ghana to come to the United States.  He was looking for something to do with his life.  A relative told him about the Job Corps program and he enrolled at the North Texas Job Corps.  Bediako was focused and determined to change his life.  While at North [...]

July 23rd, 2021

NORTH TEXAS JOB CORPS GRADUATE TAKES CAREER PATH TO ADVANCED TRAINING North Texas Job Corps graduate, Telieff Murray-Davis, decided to advance his career training at the Oneonta Job Corps Academy in Oneonta, NY in their SmartGrid Training program.  One of the decisions he made when he first joined NTJC in April 2019 was to seek [...]

This is the amazing story of  NTJCC graduate, Brooklyn Stevenson-Dejesus, who completed all the requirements  to start her career path in the Texas Army National Guard. Stevenson-Dejesus just completed the Basic Combat Training, which signifies her being physically fit and able to execute her duties at war. Her graduation was on May 12th and it [...]

Janessa Lister graduated from the North Texas Job Corps Center (NTJCC) in March of 2020. Lister knew then that her next steps on her career path would be to enroll in college.  She is now at Collin College pursuing a degree in Computer Systems for Tech Support.  Lister’s goal is to graduate and get a [...]

Kendrick Walker is currently pursuing a Masters in Business Administration degree at Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Jarvis Christian College.  Walker was an honor’s graduate of North Texas Job Corps where he completed the Office Administration trade in 2014.  He held several leadership positions at NTJCC [...]

Tattiana Gotlweski Jeremy Littleberry Tattiana Gotlewski and Jeremy Littleberry, two North Texas Job Corps Center students,  are excelling at Collin College.  Tattiana Gotlewski made the fall 2020 semester President’s List in her second semester at Collin College, and made the Dean’s List her first semester.  Gotlewski achieved this milestone by earning a 4.0 for the fall [...]

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 [...]