MGCCC Programs Educate Our Community

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is dedicated to enhancing economic growth and the quality of life in South Mississippi by providing residents and employers with workforce education programs, lifelong learning opportunities and basic skills development. Through community education, programs from youth to seniors and many efforts in between are addressed.

The Just-Right Job, Just For You

I’m A Student

Looking for skills to land you a great job right after college? One of our more than 60 career and technical programs can get you there. They run the gamut, from health science to information technology.

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I’m A Business

Gulf Coast also offers customized training for business and industry through Workforce Development. Computer applications, industrial, hospitality, and hazardous-materials training are just a few examples of the programs developed for specific employers.

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  • Non-Credit Courses

    MGCCC offers non-credit, continuing education health sciences courses from ed2go. Courses come equipped with great instructors, engaged fellow students, and plenty of practical information you can immediately put to use.

  • Workforce Development

    MGCCC’s Workforce Development program works directly with businesses and industries to deliver technical skills training and leadership/supervision programs for their employees. Learn more about our services and how to partner with MGCCC to recruit, test, and train your workforce.


    The MIBEST program offers Mississippi residents, without a high school diploma, the opportunity to enroll in select Career/Technical programs, earning 15 college credits while simultaneously pursing a High School Equivalency. The program is available at all MGCCC campuses and centers, and is offered at no cost for qualifying students for their first semester of attendance.

  • Adult Education

    The Adult Education program gives individuals the opportunity to take classes that prepare them to take a High School Equivalency test and to improve their reading, writing, language and/or math skills.

  • Career STEP Program

    Career Skills Training Education Pathways (Career STEP), is an innovative workforce program that connects individuals to coaching, training, and support services that will place them on a path to self-sufficiency.

Our community programs create an atmosphere that fosters lifelong learning, responsible citizenship, and progressive leadership in a dynamic community. Programs and services are held at eight convenient college facilities, onsite with business partners and teachers as well as online.