In addition to the
local listings below, those relocating to the area should also consider the
proximity of Hendersonville to the metropolitan areas of Greenville/Spartanburg,
SC, and Asheville NC, which both offer more choices for continuing education.
Colleges & Universities
Blue Ridge Community College
Blue Ridge Community College was established in May, 1969 as one of the 58
similar institutions throughout the state. It is fully accredited by the
Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Address: 180 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock NC 28731
Directions: I-26 Exit 22 (Upward Road). Right on
Upward Road, then right on South Allen Road, and then left
onto College Drive.
Located in nearby
Brevard, this four-year liberal arts institution is known for
small classes and a gifted and caring faculty. Spiritual and ethical development
are elements of the educational process at Brevard College in keeping with its
affiliation with the United Methodist Church.
Address: 400 North Broad St. Brevard, NC 28712
Directions: From Asheville, take I-26 east to Airport
Road (NC 280) and head south to Brevard. From Hendersonville, take Highway 64 west to Brevard.
Henderson County Schools
Henderson County school system has more than 10,000 students and 19 schools.828-697-4733
Fletcher Academy 828-687-5100
Immaculata Catholic School 828-693-3277
Heritage Hall International School 828-693-6845
The Mountain Community School 828-696-8480
New Leaf Academy 828-479-5323
Veritas Christian Academy 828-681-0546