McWherter Center

The Ned R. McWherter Center for Advanced Industrial Technologies, named after a former governor of the state of Tennessee, provides facilities for Jackson State's technology programs that include electronics, industrial technology, business and computer information systems technology as well as the nursing program. The center contains computer laboratories and specialized laboratories in electronics, fabrication, quality assurance, machining and metal forming. The offices of Business, Industry, and Government Training, and Continuing Education also are located in the McWherter Center.