Adult Students

Adult Student

Are you twenty years old or older? Do you want to change, or advance in your career? Do you want to attend college around your busy schedule? Learn about the flexible classes and online learning opportunities for you at Zane State College, or click here to apply today.

Get inspired: watch as Doug shares his story and talks about how he eventually ended up at Zane State College as an adult.

Flexible Opportunities

If you want an on-campus learning opportunity, we have traditional offerings that take place during the day. If you want to take an evening class that meets once a week and online, we offer an Evening Business Management Program. We also have a variety of fully online programs. 

Fully Online Degrees

Online Coursework

Start planning ahead! Here are the fall and spring schedules for the fully online degrees:
ZSC Online Course Offerings 2019-2020

Evening Business Management Degree

Advance your skills and prepare for supervisor/manager-level positions by enrolling in Zane State College’s PACE (Programs for Adult and Continuing Education) Business Management courses. We designed this program exclusively for adults ages 20 and up. Meet only once weekly on the Zanesville campus. Details here!

Support for Adult Students

Special Accommodations

Do you live far away or are unable to fit an orientation in your busy schedule? We can accommodate you! For all the online business programs contact Dan Amspaugh. For Health Information Technology please contact Misty Hamilton.


The Veterans Affairs Office is here to help you get started at Zane State College. You have earned the right to use your veteran educational benefits and our office is proud to serve you following your active duty. Contact us to discuss your benefits: or 740.588.1344.


Build your confidence in Math with FREE access to computer software (ALEKS) to sharpen your skills while at home all summer. Email Bonny Mitchell for more info at

As a Zane State College student, you can take advantage of FREE tutoring for Math, English, and the Sciences. Get help from experienced, knowledgeable tutors who are ready to help you do well. All tutoring is offered via a WebEx, email, or telephone platform. It’s EASY to schedule your tutoring appointment, too.

It sounds so simple, but that is what we are all about: Your success.

We are here to help you through the admissions process. Reach out at any time! Write us at, or give us a call at 740.588.5000.