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Admissions Policies:  

Gulf Coast Trades Center serves at-risk adjudicated youth referred to us from counties throughout the nation.

  • Must be between 15 and 18 years of age
  • Must be willing to participate in a personal interview and campus visit
  • Must be vocationally motivated
  • Must be willing to participate in a battery of tests and assessments to determine skills, functioning, and
  • competencies
  • Must be able to demonstrate an ability to benefit from the vocational training offered
  • Must be referred from a state or county youth-serving agency