Adult Diploma Program (ADP)

ADULT DIPLOMA PROGRAM at Buckeye Career Center

The Adult Diploma Program provides job training and a new pathway for adults,

ages 18 or older, to earn a high school diploma AND industry credentials 

aligned to one of Ohio's in-demand jobs.  


  • Open to adults 18 and over who currently do not have a high school or High School Equivalency (GED) diploma

  • Cost is FREE!

  • Time to complete depends on program chosen

  • Diploma is Ohio Department of Education issued High School Diploma

  • Students do not have to pass the OGT/Proficiency test

  • Students are required to pass the ACT WorkKeys (given here at Buckeye Career Center)

  • No minimum number of High School credits are required

Orientation is August 8 at 5:30 pm! Call 330-308-5720 to register

Programs currently available:

  • Auto Tech

  • Drone Operator for Safety Services

  • Level I Firefighter

  • Level II Firefighter

  • Manufacturing & Warehousing Associate

  • Ohio Pest Control Technician

  • Phlebotomy

  • Public Safety Communicator

  • Sales & Marketing

  • STNA

  • Welding-Short Course

PLEASE NOTE: These classes are IN PERSON in New Philadelphia, Ohio. You must be able to attend classes IN PERSON for several months/weeks depending on the career program you choose.

If you are interested in this program, please complete and submit this form: Form