1555 McAlister Dr
Memphis, TN 38116-9058
Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center is located in southern Memphis, Tennessee, right at the Mississippi border. The center sits on a 25-acre campus in a residential neighborhood.
This center first opened in 1998 as the Memphis Job Corps Center. In 2006, the center’s name was changed to honor Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks, a leader of the civil rights movement and resident of Memphis, Tennessee.
Our campus' residential living facilities can house 123 male students and 136 female students in dorms. Residential students live with up to four roommates and enjoy the following amenities:
- computer labs
- laundry facilities
- TV rooms
- vending machines
- bathrooms and showers
We also serve nonresidential students.
Please check with our admissions counselor for details on our Child Development Center.
Students stay in separate male and female dormitories. There are up to five 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.