5465 Point Clair Rd
Carville, LA 70721-2108
Carville Job Corps Center is located along the banks of the Mississippi River. Students live on a 25-acre campus south of Baton Rouge, near Point Clair.
Carville Job Corps Center first opened its doors to students in 2005. It’s first graduating class only had 14 students. Today, the Carville Job Corps Academy serves approximately three hundred students.
Our campus' residential living facilities can house 77 male students and 76 female students in two male and two female wings of the dorm. Each room has a private bathroom. One independent-living wing is available for students who excel in academics and leadership. Residential students live with up to three roommates and enjoy the following amenities:
- laundry facilities
- TV lounges
- computer labs
- vending machines
An independent living adviser is on-site to help make dorm life safe, clean, and productive for the students.
Students stay in separate male and female dormitories. There are four students to each dorm room. Your room will be assigned to you upon arrival at the center.
Job Corps values diversity and will provide you with opportunities to live and interact with people of many different backgrounds.