Registration for 2018-2019 school year will begin on August 20, 2018. Please see the brochure under "Resources" for a list of locations and class times. Administrative office hours are 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. daily.
The Z.L. Madden Learning Center is home to the main site and administrative offices of Spartanburg County Adult Education, a countywide collaborative program serving adult residents of Spartanburg County. Utilizing certified instructional staff, the program offers classes in Basic Education, Pre-GED/GED preparation, high school diploma completion, English as a Second Language (ESL), and WorkKeys preparation and assessments leading to the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC). We also offer Skills Upgrade for those who already have a diploma, but wish to improve upon their academic skills and increase their chances of gaining, keeping, and advancing employment.
College and career navigation services are offered to all students to assist with the college application process, completing financial aid applications, setting goals, creating individual career plans, building employability skills, resume writing, and job search referrals.
A wide array of adult education classes are offered during both the day and evening hours at multiple locations throughout the county. Classes are offered year round, including an abbreviated summer schedule. Hours of operation begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 8:00 p.m. Administrative office hours are 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. daily. Specific site schedules can be found under the "Locations" page on the left. Student registration is open enrollment, allowing students to enroll at any time during the school year.