SCC Downtown Campus: Featuring the Evans Academic Center

Take classes downtown in the historic and newly renovated Evans Academic Center on East Kennedy and Dean Street. Restored to its original 1920's grandeur, this location serves as an educational hub for those who live or work in downtown Spartanburg, offering short-term job training and select associate degree programs in health and human services; industrial and engineering technologies; and SCC School of Business

Any SCC academic program can be started at the Downtown Campus, and the following programs are offered entirely at this campus:

  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Sciences
  • Accounting, AAS Degree
    Accounting, Information Systems Electives, AAS Degree
    Administrative Accounting Specialist Certificate
  • Administrative Office Technology, AAS Degree
    Administrative Office Technology, Legal, AAS Degree
    Administrative Office Technology, Medical, AAS Degree
    Administrative Support Certificate
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certificate
  • Entrepreneurship Certificate
  • Management, AAS Degree
    Management, Fire Service Electives, AAS Degree
    Management, Information Technology Electives, AAS Degree
    Management, Marketing Electives, AAS Degree
  • Paramedic Certificate

For a complete list of classes offered at the SCC Downtown Campus, click here to use Search For Classes function. Limit your search by location “EC-Evans Center” to view the courses available at the Downtown Campus.

Why Downtown Spartanburg?

  • Giles location in a thriving downtown
  • Extending SCC's reach to downtown residents
  • Greater ability to improve economic development in the area
  • Convenient location with plenty of parking 
  • Close proximity to world-class library

Community Benefits

  • Provides convenient access to education and training programs
  • Offers professional development opportunities to unemployed/underemployed residents 
  • Preserves the Evans Building, now listed on the National Registry of Historic Places
  • Improves the downtown landscape as the property is transformed into a natural arboretum
  • Enhanced quality of life as a result of an increasingly educated and employed population

Business Benefits

  • Increased customer traffic 
  • Continued economic development 
  • Convenient and custom workforce training options 
  • Increased incentive for new businesses to locate downtown

Downtown Campus presents
First Citizens Professional
Speaker Series

In efforts to engage our students and community in local and thriving businesses, SCC School of Business at SCC Downtown Campus, along with First Citizens Bank and SCC Foundation, brings First Citizens Professional Speakers Series back! Enjoy a boxed lunch and speaking engagement with colleagues for only $10. See more information about this speaker series on our School of Business webpage.

Downtown Campus Events