Mississippi's Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training

Train for a job while earning your High School Equivalency Credential at Hinds Community College.

Our innovative workforce training program is dedicated to preparing people for careers who need a little help. Mi-Best mixes career training with additional support for math, writing, and reading inside the classroom.

You will receive personalized support from one of our Navigators and our Job Placement Coordinator the ensure your success.


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Who is Eligible?

  • Individuals, age 17 and older, with no high school diploma
  • Adults enrolled in the High School Equivalency Program
  • Mississippi Resident
  • Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) Silver 3 or higher
  • Students who have a diploma that need extra help in math or reading
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Successful Completion Gives You:

  • Job Readiness Skills and Credentials
  • College Credits
  • Preparation for a High School Equivalency Assessment
  • Industry Credentials

Contact one of our Mi-Best Navigators

Jackson Campus - ATC

Chandra Frazier
Phone: 601-987-8150
3925 Sunset Drive
Jackson, MS 39213

Rankin Campus

Angie Miles
Phone: 601-936-1834
11 Community College Blvd.
Pearl, MS 39208

Raymond Campus

Kenya Johnson
Phone: 601-857-3868
608 Hinds Blvd.
Raymond, MS 39154

Utica Campus

Jerrica Stimage
Phone: 601-885-7090
34175 Hwy. 18
Utica, MS 39175

Vicksburg Campus

Lauren Powers
Phone: 601-629-6873
689 Hwy. 27 S.
Vicksburg, MS 39180