WIOA

WIOA is a program designed to help students finish school and find employment. Mississippi Valley State University is a training provider under WIOA and collaborates with the Mississippi WIN Job Center to assist students in applying for funding. 

 

APPLY IN THREE (3) STEPS

1. PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be fully admitted to MVSU
  • Approaching or in the last three semesters of school
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Must be a resident of Mississippi
  • Must be working on first Bachelor’s Degree

Special Notes

  • Students receiving full Pell Grant are not eligible for WIA funds
  • Students residing outside of the Delta should contact their area WIN Job Center for funding availability
  • WIA pays up to $2,000.00 for tuition and books

2. PROGRAMS OFFERED FOR DELTA AREA STUDENTS

Bachelor of Science Mathematics Bachelor of Science Biology
Bachelor of Science Chemistry Bachelor of Science Special Education
Bachelor of Science Computer Science Bachelor of Arts Social Science
Bachelor of Science History Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health
Bachelor of Business Administration Accounting Bachelor of Science Political Science
Bachelor of Science Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science Applied Technology
Bachelor of Science Elementary Education Bachelor of Science Social Science
Bachelor of Arts Music Bachelor of Science Social Work
Bachelor of Science Business Administration - Organizational Management Bachelor of Science Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
Bachelor of Science Education/Secondary Education - Social Studies Bachelor of Arts Pre-Law/Legal Studies
Bachelor of Science Sociology Bachelor of Science Business Administration
Bachelor of Science Office Administration  

 

3. WIOA APPLICATION  Complete only if you have visited the WIN Job Center and scored 'bronze' on your career readiness test (CRT)

 

PROGRAMS UPDATED PERIODICALLY

For more information, please contact Human Resources Office: 662-254-3531 or visit us in the Office of Human Resources - Sutton Administration Building, Suite 322