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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.


Mississippi Forge Forward Summit: Workforce Development

Conferences: Join us for a one day summit bringing together the defense industry, manufacturing, government, and education representatives.


The Mississippi Forge Forward summit aims to bring together representatives from the defense industry, manufacturing, government, and education for a unique collaborative opportunity. This one-day summit will engage industry and education partners in critical conversations around preparing the Mississippi workforce to meet the needs of the 21st Century defense industry. 

This summit is an excellent opportunity for collaboration among:

  • Defense manufacturing industry representatives
  • Economic developers
  • Government representatives
  • Community college administrators & instructors
  • High school administrators
  • High school science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) teachers
  • Career and Technical Education teachers  
  • Students interested in careers within defense organizations

For assistance related to a disability, contact Lo Magee: | 6629152645

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Sponsored by: Department of Defense Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation