The Arkansas Tech University-Ozark Campus Adult Education program is committed to motivating and encouraging our students to continue their education and to function as a competent member of society. This program is designed to meet the needs of the adult learner who does not possess a high school diploma or would like to improve basic skills in computer, math, English or literacy. Adult Education is fully approved and funded by Arkansas Career Education and the Adult Education Section, and is a FREE service to the community.

Message from Regina Olson, program director:

Our centers are committed to providing you free, flexible, individualized instruction to meet your educational needs. The program is devised in such a way that you can enter and exit at any time throughout the year. We encourage you to stop by, email or call any of our centers listed below to get started on your future today!


Program Options

Adult Education is available to those students who require the Arkansas High School Diploma or who require training or retraining for employment.

Basic Skills Enhancement provides a review of academic areas for the high school graduate in need of upgrading skills to enter higher education, military, or the workforce.

English as a Second Language (ESL) allows adults to learn to speak, read, and write English as their second language.

Workplace classes may be arranged with local businesses or industries to upgrade employees' basic skills needed on the job. Contact (479) 667-3520 for more information.


Contact Information by Location

Logan Co. Adult Education Center
2932 State Hwy. 10 East
Booneville, AR 72927
(479) 675-4326


Christy McCollough

Franklin Co. Adult Education Center
Charleston Public Library
12 South School Street
Charleston, AR 72933

By appointment only.  Please call the main office at (479) 667-3520 if you are interested in classes at Charleston.


Robert Smith

Johnson Co. Adult Education Center
400 W. Cherry St.
Clarksville, AR 72830
(479) 754-2620


Shirley Freeman, Daytime Instructor & Tyson Academy

Jessica Pipkins, Daytime Instructor

Karen Kirby, Afternoon Instructor

Carole Harmon, Afternoon Instructor

Kaci Sexton, Evening Instructor

Carla Suiter, Evening Instructor, Evening Instructor

Brad Potts, Tyson Upward Academy

GED Examiner/Paraprofessional:

Carla Murphy

Nancy Ballard, Spanish Translator & Paraprofessional

Layler Moo, Karen Translator & Paraprofessional

Franklin Co. Adult Education Center
1700 Helberg Lane
Ozark, AR 72949
(479) 667-3520


Emily Morrow

Carole Harmon

GED Examiner/Paraprofessional:

Sherry Hesson


Regina Olson

Logan Co. Adult Education Center
Logan County Career Center
2008 East Wood Street
Paris, AR 72855
(944) 963-3243 ext. 5111


James Anderson



Regina Olson

Adult and Continuing Education
1700 Helberg Lane
Ozark, AR 72929

(479) 667-3520