“The mission of Garnet Career Center is to provide adult learners
with 21st century educational opportunities necessary
to attain their chosen professional and career goals.

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Garnet Career Center is now accepting online payments for designated class charges*.

 * A 3.95% service fee applies to all online payments / purchase

Shipping is unavailable on Garnet Gear purchases, all products ordered must be picked up at Garnet Career center during normal business hours: M-F 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM



Licensed Practical Nursing

PLEASE SEE THE PROGRAM TAB AT THE TOP OF THE WEBPAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING LPN LPN Mission Statement Our mission is to prepare individuals who are competent, ethical and compassionate caregivers; prepared to pass a licensure examination and enter the workforce. Program Description The program spans twelve months and is divided into semesters identified…

Business Education

PLEASE SEE THE PROGRAM TAB AT THE TOP OF THE WEBPAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING INFORMATION MANAGEMENT Business Education/Information Management July 1, 2018 History Garnet Career Center’s Business Education Department was organized in January, 1971, as part of the Continuous Education Program of the Kanawha County School System. The school is in session the year…

Evening Classes

Registration is ongoing for evening classes, which generally begin in August and January. Check for exact dates at time of registration. (Prices may change due to book costs.) Financial Aid available for those who qualify. A Financial Aid representative will be available Wednesday and Thursday mornings, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Applicant must provide copy of…

General Information

Automotive Technology – six month program (675 Hours) (7:30 – 1:30 M – F) ASE certification testing available Classes start August and February Only adult only program in Kanawha County Job internships available Computer skills taught in the Learning Lab Students can earn college credits upon completion of Automotive Technology (EDGE Program) Over 90% job placement Call Garnet Career Center…

Automotive Technology

PLEASE SEE THE PROGRAM TAB AT THE TOP OF THE WEBPAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY The Automotive Technology program is a 675 hour course that provides detailed instruction in the fundamentals and skills needed to inspect, diagnose, repair and adjust automotive vehicles. The Automotive program has high standards of training and placement. Students…


Garnet Career Center is located in downtown Charleston, WV on Dickinson Street (one block from the Exit 100 Capitol Street ramp off I-64). Garnet has been operated and funded by Kanawha County Schools since 1971. The building was constructed in 1929 and served as a senior high school for black students until 1956. The building…

Contact Us

Garnet Career Center
422 Dickinson Street
Charleston, WV 25301

Phone : 304-348-6195

Fax: 304-348-6198

Email: jstandish@mail.kana.k12.wv.us