Jack & Patti Phillips Workplace Learning & Performance Institute (WLPI)

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The ultimate education experience: A community of learning leaders teaming up with industry experts to make the most of your seat at the executive table.

The Jack and Patti Phillips Workplace Learning and Performance Institute (WLPI) at The University of Southern Mississippi serves as a research and outreach center for best practices in workplace learning and performance.

WLPI offers the Master of Science degree in Workforce Training and Development to emphasize both the research and theory framework of workforce learning and performance as well as its practical applications.

Located on the beautiful Gulf Park campus in Long Beach, Miss., the WLPI is within minutes of major interstates and an international airport. Situated within 52 acres of scenic live oak trees facing the beachfront of the Gulf of Mexico, WLPI is perfectly located to provide easy access and an enjoyable atmosphere for students.