The main campus is on 181 acres in Spindale and sits on an 11-acre lake. The Rutherford campus provides opportunities to our students for transferring to four-year colleges; preparing our students for jobs through workforce training; working with industry on customized training; and providing opportunities in adult education, continuing education and technical education. It is the location for the REaCH Early College, The Performing Arts and Conference Center, and the public radio station WNCW.
The Polk Center provides continuing education opportunities to our students in Allied Health, including Nurse Aide; College and Career Readiness, Customized Training, including Hospitality Institutes and the One-Minute Ambassador course; Groom Elite; Massage Therapy; Occupational Extension programs for emergency services personnel; Small Business Center services, including seminars and individual consultations.
The Rutherfordton Learning Center (RLC) provides continuing education opportunities and allied health curriculum programs to our students. The RLC provides approximately 7,997 total square feet of classroom, lab and office space. It is located approximately four miles from the Rutherford (Main) Campus. It is also located less than one mile from Rutherford Regional Hospital.
1603 Chase High Road
Forest City, NC 28043
The College offers diploma and certificates in Criminal Justice and Mechanical Drafting Technologies at Chase High School.
331 East High Road
Bostic, NC 28018
The College offers diploma and certificates in Criminal Justice and Mechanical Drafting Technologies and a certificate in Manicuring/Nail Technology at East Rutherford High School.
1681 East NC-108
Columbus, NC 28722
The College offers an Associate in Arts and an Associate in Science as well as a diploma and certificate in Criminal Justice at Polk County High School.
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
The College offers diploma and certificates in Criminal Justice and Mechanical Drafting Technologies at RS Central High School.