The Career Information Center is in Administration Building 255, Room 201, and offers a variety of services for active-duty military, retirees and their dependents.
Information is available on continuing educational opportunities with SOCNAV, SOCMAR and Navy College Distance Learning Partnership (NCDLP) schools. Assistance is also provided with scheduling CLEP, ACT, SAT, GRE, and ASVAB examinations and participating in the United States Military Apprenticeship Program (USMAP).
Information and counseling on Navy Career programs is available for active-duty staff members assigned to NAS Meridian and tenant commands. The office is open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call 601-679-2588.
Community College Offices
The Community College Office is in the arcade of Administration Building 255, Room 151, and is staffed by representatives from East Mississippi Community College (EMCC) and Meridian Community College (MCC). Both schools provide on-base evening classes in the classrooms on the second floor of Building 255. For more information on programs available with EMCC, NAS Meridian Campus, call 601-679-3570. For more information on programs available with MCC, NAS Meridian Campus, call 601-679-2450. The college representatives offer guidance to all military, their dependents and civilians — DOD and contractors — on board NAS Meridian who are interested in pursuing a college degree.
In 2014, Mississippi State University-Meridian Campus began offering classes on board NAS Meridian. For more information on how to enroll in higher degree classes, call 601-484-0153/0170.