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Bill J Priest Campus
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Welcome to the Bill J. Priest Institute for Economic Development (BJP), a campus of El Centro College.

In 1989, the Dallas County Community College District and the private sector combined efforts to establish this 150,000 square foot facility to support economic development for the county. The Bill J. Priest Campus is recognized for our commitment to workforce training & services, small business development and career services. We continue to grow and serve individuals, businesses and impact entire business sectors.

Driving our continuing efforts is our Vision to be the workforce development and business performance improvement leader in Dallas. BECOME A PART OF OUR VISION TODAY 214-860-5900

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El Centro Campuses


Downtown Campus

801 Main Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: 214.860.2000
Web: Downtown Campus

Bill J Priest Campus

1402 Corinth Street
Dallas, TX 75215
Phone: 214.860.5900
Web: BJP Campus

West Campus

3330 N Hampton Rd
Dallas, TX 75212
Phone: 972.391.1400
Web: West Campus
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