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People Served by Job Corps

People Served by Job Corps

The Job Corps program was started in 1964, and the first centers opened in 1965, serving approximately 17,000 people. In 1974 they served 46,000 and by 1984 the figure was up to 55,500. The total served in 1994 was 58,460 and by 2004 it had enrolled over 64,000. In the last 40 years the Job Corps program has served in excess of two million people. The slogan for their anniversary is “Two Million Careers, One Future at a Time”.