Jobs for America’s Graduates

is a state-based national non-profit organization dedicated to preventing dropouts among young people who have serious barriers to graduation and/or employment.

Out-of-School (OOS) program

The Out-of-School program is designed to serve:

  • Youth (ages 16-24),

  • who have left the traditional school system,

  • and are interested in completing the requirements for a high school diploma or GED.

The primary mission of this JAG Model program is to recover dropouts and to provide an array of

  • Counseling, employability and technical skills development,

  • professional association, job development,

  • and job placement services.

These services are designed to result in either a quality job leading to a career after graduation and/or enrollment in a postsecondary education and training program.



JAG is offered at the following VR offices: