General Information and Announcements - Madison Site

A-B Tech Madison Site
4646 US Hwy 25-70, Marshall, NC 28753


Nestled in the heart of the mountains, the A-B Tech Madison Site serves residents of three counties as well as parts of eastern Tennessee.

The Madison Site is a full-service campus. Students may apply to the college, take the placement test (CPT), receive advising for curriculum programs, register and pay tuition for Curriculum/Continuing Education classes, obtain text books, prepare and test for GED, or enroll in a wide variety of Continuing Education classes for personal enrichment or job enhancement.

Director: Sherri Davis

Location: Off U.S. 25-70 in Marshall. It serves the residents of Madison, north Buncombe, and Yancey Counties, as well as areas of eastern Tennessee.

Madison County JobLink Career Center (located on Site) provides job seekers and employers free access to a variety of employment and training services.

GED enrollment is up, as well as the number of instructors and hours offered. The Site has now included GED testing.

Students and members of the community repeatedly tell the staff and instructors how thankful they are that A-B Tech provides classes and testing in Madison County.


Additional Day to get your ID Cards Issued at Madison Site                 

Students needing an A-B Tech ID card will have an additional opportunity to get one made at the Madison Site on Wednesday, January 28th (12 noon - 6 p.m.).  Please bring a government issued ID card (i.e., driver's license, state or military issued ID, passport, etc.).  ID must have your picture and DOB on it.  Replacement ID cards can also be issued during these times; there is a $10 fee for replacement cards.  This will be the last opportunity this semester to get your card made without having to go to the main campus in Asheville.


Blood Drive Terrific Success

The ARC blood drive hosted yesterday, January 22nd, here at the A-B Tech Madison Site was a tremendous sucess thanks to all those who took time out of their busy day to participate.  It was our pleasure to host the blood drive and we look forward to hosting another drive later in th year.  



Zipline Guide Training now being offered at A-B Tech Madison Site!!!


Zipline Guide Training is a growing component of the tourism industry.  In this class, you will learn skills to work as a zipline guide.  There will be instructional time in the classroom and on-site at French Broad Rafting and Ziplines.  Upon completion, students will be prepared to sit for the Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) Level I Practitioner certification exam. 

Training Schedule:  April 6 - 19; Mondays & Tuesdays from 6-8:30 p.m. and Saturdays & Sundays from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Registration Fee:  $125    Technology Fee:  $5.00     Insurance Fee:  $1.40

Note:  Students must be 18 years of age or older to register.  No online registration is available. 

For more information, contact us at 828-398-7700 or drop by campus to see us!


ITV – Interactive Video

ITV is now not only available on the A-B Tech Madison site, allowing students the opportunity to take classes on the Asheville campus from the Madison site, we now have several classes being hosted on the Madison Site and broadcast to other A-B Tech campuses! 

ITV provides students the opportunity to sit in the classroom at one location and watch the entire instructional component via real-time video from the host location.  ITV technology allows the student the opportunity to ask questions, etc., during the class.  Courses offered via ITV are less likely to be cancelled! 




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