Welcome to Gadsden State!
Gadsden State is excited about what 2019 will bring with progressive, beautiful, and serviceable building projects under construction and streamlined educational resource centers with state-of-the-art technology being installed. Our faculty is comprised of lifelong learners continuously developing innovative teaching methods and training that are sharply focused on the current job market.
At Gadsden State, we take a lot of pride in providing affordable, accessible educational opportunities that will lead you to a rewarding career! We know you are making difficult decisions about your education and career goals, and we are honored to be a part of your educational journey. We have faculty and staff ready to introduce you to the wide variety of programs and services available at our six locations. We offer flexible scheduling with day and evening classes and a variety of learning formats including traditional classrooms, online, hybrid or directed-study options. We are proud to offer the education in the state of Alabama with individualized programs of study that prepare you for a successful career in your field of choice.
We offer more than 80+ programs that lead to industry-recognized certificates, associate degrees, specific training for business and industry, preparation for a four-year degree or continuing education. We add new high-demand programs every year that will take you straight into the workforce, so you can begin to live the life you have always wanted to live.
We also have an active Student Life with opportunities for you to engage in the college experience through sporting events, clubs and organizations, special events and student-directed learning communities. Gadsden State also takes pride in its community involvement with national and statewide non-profit organizations through volunteer efforts and fundraising. Our faculty and staff strive to impress a passion for giving back to the community in which you live.
I urge you to visit our campus today and make the decision to Start It. Finish It.
-Martha G. Lavender, PhD, RN, FAAN