Earn Your High School Diploma in Richmond, Indiana at The Excel Center

Located in a remodeled school in Richmond, IN 47374, The Excel Center is an adult high school offering free tuition and books along with a flexible schedule designed for working adults.  At The Excel Center Richmond:

  • You complete classes for Indiana’s Core 40 diploma.
  • You can take dual credit classes—earning college credit at Ivy Tech for free!
  • You have the option to get a professional certification targeting in-demand careers in Wayne County and the surrounding areas. 

Our Richmond, Indiana school for adults offers professionally recognized certifications in the following fields:

  • Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics
  • Healthcare and Nursing
  • Agribusiness
  • Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
  • Office Administration

Beyond academics, The Excel Center offers opportunities for personal growth, including:

  • Student Leadership Council
  • Choral Group
  • Writing Club
  • Fitness Club
  • Parent Support Circle

If you’re an adult looking to earn your high school diploma in Richmond, Indiana, check out The Excel Center today!


Spring Graduation 2014


The Excel Center-Richmond will celebrate its first graduating class May 9 in the YMCA Gymnasium (1215 S. J Street, Richmond, IN 47374). The Ceremony will begin at 6:30 p.m. 

Rachel Enjoys Smooth Transition in Richmond


Rachel explains her concerns with returning to school, and how her transition went much smoother than expected. "I didn't do very well in traditional school...now I'm older, more mature, and things are coming a lot easier to me. I thought being out of school so long, I'd have a hard time catching up, but it's not that way at all. I understand concepts a lot better than I ever thought I would," Rachel said.


Meet Ashley Mahoney


Ashley Mahoney doesn't have fond memories of high school. She was picked on, struggled to adjust to the curriculum and was often suspended for fighting. Eventually, she found herself in and out of juvenile and permanently expelled from her local high school.

“These days you can't really get a job without a diploma or GED,” she explained. “If I wasn't attending The Excel Center, I would be doing nothing and would probably be getting into trouble.” Read her story...

Meet Students Sean & Chris Hearn

After several years apart, Sean (father) and Chris Hearn (son) reunite and enjoy the unique opportunity of earning their high school diplomas together at The Excel Center in Richmond, IN. They motivate one another, and say the experience has brought them