The Ridgeland Campus opened in 1985 and serves one of the fastest-growing areas in the state, Madison County. The campus is located approximately two miles north of the city of Jackson and a half mile north of the Natchez Trace Parkwayand I-55. The campus is situated on 80 acres of land at the intersection of West Ridgeland and Sunnybrook Road.
The Ridgeland campus offers instruction of academic courses for university transfer and career/technical programs that lead to employment following graduation. This campus houses the college's central office for Workforce Development programs and training which improve the skills of existing employees, prepare students for a different career, and ready students to enter the workforce