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Madison Adult Career Center (MACC) is proud to be one of the leading adult technical training centers in our area. We have been serving adult learners and employers since 1978. We are celebrating over 40 years of quality education for adult learners!

– MACC is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC); National Institute for Metalworking Skills Inc.; and the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation. MACC is a member of the University System of Ohio. We are an approved provider of postsecondary education by the Ohio Department of Higher Education; Ohio State Board of Cosmetology; Ohio Department of Health; American Medical Technologists; Ohio State Dental Board provider of continuing education; and American Welding Society Schools Excelling through National Skills Education. MACC is an Authorized Microsoft Testing Center and Licensed WorkKeys Service Center

Variety - You will find a wide variety of programs including eleven Career Development Programs; numerous Career/Personal Enrichment (short-term) courses; and Customized Training Services for employers.
Sonja Pluck

Employer Connected – MACC plays an integral role in linking business/industry, agencies within our community and students. Our goal is to meet community training needs in a student-centered environment and to place skilled graduates in the workforce. We also provide employers with Customized Training Services on-site or at MACC.

Quality - We provide quality, hands-on, technical training combined with student support services to help our students gain skills that match their career goals and employers’ needs. Our students benefit from industry current lab facilities and the expertise provided by our experienced, certified instructors.

Student Success – MACC helps adults in various employment stages gain skills and certification! We assist young adults preparing for their first career; experienced adults transitioning to a new profession; anyone wanting to learn new skills to make themselves more employable.

Career Development students can achieve an industry recognized and certification/licensure! Graduates can receive college credit if they decide to continue their education.

Commitment – You will find the staff members at Madison Adult Career Center care about our students and their success! We are committed to the training and service we provide. We always look forward to meeting your training needs!

Here is a link to a News Journal article Area training for workers that employers need.

Mission Statement: Vision Statement:
“Raise Expectations,
Increase Achievement
Prepare for Tomorrow
Make it Happen!”
“We will be the local leader in adult education by providing quality training and support services to enhance student success and by building strong partnerships with area employers, agencies, and other educational providers.”

Belief Statement:
Educational Objectives:
We believe that...

  • all individuals have a responsibility to be lifelong learners.

  • every student deserves equal access to learning opportunities.

  • students learn best in a positive, engaging environment where they feel safe.

  • family is the primary influence and inspiration in the development of an individual.

  • school-family-community partnerships build trust, pride and success.

  • every individual can be a productive, contributing citizen.

  • diversity and mutual respect enhance both the individual and society.

  • all individuals are personally accountable to themselves and society for their actions.

  • high expectations lead to high achievement.

  • excellence must be recognized, valued and celebrated.

  • To ensure that all students regardless of gender, race, religion, disabilities, sexual orientation, language, culture, or economic status are given equal opportunity in all career and technical programs.

  • To provide an environment for all staff members and employees that promotes development of effective programs.

  • Cooperate in developing and implementing curriculum changes that reflect current industry standards.

  • To recruit and sustain a responsible, committed, and cooperative teaching staff who are interested in providing quality education to each one of their students and who will continue to improve themselves professionally.

  • To provide students with a positive atmosphere for learning, including a physical environment that is maintained with appropriate equipment and materials.

  • To maintain ongoing support services to enhance academic success (personal/career counseling, financial aid assistance, placement assistance, and program integrated professionalism), as well as other services necessary for the individual's immediate needs and developmental growth.

  • To provide instruction and supervised work-based learning to enable students to develop in their chosen occupational fields.

  • To foster a sound work ethic by requiring students to be punctual, to attend school regularly, and to assume individual responsibility for gaining skill and proficiency in their trade.

  • To gain community support, by involving local citizens, government & agency officials, and employers on program advisory boards, open houses, and graduation ceremony.

  • Contact Director:
    Sonja Pluck

    600 Esley Lane

    Mansfield, OH 44905
    419-589-2150 (fax)

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