Welcome to Maplewood Career Center Workforce Development

Maplewood Career Center is approximately 217,000 square foot vocational facility located on 
approximately 100 acres. The Adult Workforce Development Programs at Maplewood Career Center are state supported post-secondary education programs. A certificate of completion is awarded to all students satisfactorily completing any program. Programs allow students to upgrade their skills in their present job, or prepare for a new career. Students obtain both theoretical knowledge and practical experience through “hands-on” experience in well-equipped laboratories. Over 60 percent of a student’s scheduled time is shop or lab experience.

Our Mission

Maplewood Career Center provides individuals with educational experiences that aid in personal growth and the development of career/technical skills leading to graduation, higher education, and/or employment. The Adult Education program shall assist individuals and companies in the efforts to develop leadership, build new skills, upgrade skills, keep abreast of technologies, and to develop competencies in areas of need and workforce development and personal interest.

Accreditation, Licenses, & Approvals

Institutional and program assessments are conducted periodically by qualified examiners. The purpose of these assessments is to examine and evaluate compliance of the school’s programs, staff, and faculty with standards set forth in state and federal regulations.

Maplewood Career Center, Adult Education has approvals from the following authorizing agencies:

  • Candidacy status with Council on Occupational Education (COE), 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350. (Phone) 770-396-3898 or 800-917-2081.
  • Authorized by the Ohio Department of Higher Education, Office of Career-Technical and Adult Education, 25 South Front Street, Columbus, OH 43215. (Phone) 614-466-6000.
  • Approved for the training of Veterans and eligible persons under the provision of Title 38, United States Code.
  • Approved by the National Healthcare Association (NHA), 11161 Overbrook Rd, Leawood, KS 66211. (Phone) 913-661-5592 or 800-499.9092.
  • Approved by National Restaurant Association, 233 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 3600, Chicago, IL 60606. (Phone) 312-583-9853 or 800-765.2122.
In the News

Sep 24
Evening Welding Programs for Adults - SCHOLARSHIPS

Maplewood Career Center's Adult Education Department offers Welding Technologies, which is a 36-week course that teaches you all aspects of welding while workin...

Sep 21
NEW - Cosmetology Program for Adults

Adults -  Acquire a cutting-edge career in COSMETOLOGY!  Learn though one-on-one instruction, gain hands-on lab experience in hair styling, hair coloring, mak...

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