Academic excellence and a balance of cultural and athletic opportunities await the 4,000 children enrolled in the Transylvania County school system. Transylvania County consistently ranks in the top 10 public school systems of North Carolina and in fact was the number one school system in North Carolina during 1995-1996 and 1996-1997. Brevard High School is the only high school in North Carolina to be awarded the title of "School of Excellence."  To register a school age child or for more information contact:

Transylvania County
Board of Education
225 Rosenwald Lane
Brevard, NC 28712
(828) 884-6173


Brevard is home to Brevard College, an internationally recognized 4-year liberal arts school. Brevard College has been ranked among the top Comprehensive Colleges in the South by U.S. News & World Report and was also recently named one of the best Colleges and College towns in America by Outside Magazine.

Brevard College
1 Brevard College Drive
Brevard, NC  28712
(828) 883-8292



Our local Blue Ridge Community College provides 2-year technical and associate degrees. Both schools offer adult and continuing education classes.

Blue Ridge Community College 
45 Oak Park Drive
Brevard, NC  28712
(828) 883-2520