Public education is provided by the School District of Pickens County. The Town of Central is also home to Southern Wesleyan University's main campus and is adjacent to the city of Clemson, home of Clemson University. 

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Academic Excellence


D.W. Daniel High School
140 Blue and Gold Blvd
Central, SC 29630
(864) 397-2900
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R.C. Edwards Middle School
1157 Madden Bridge Rd
Central, SC 29630
(864) 397-4200
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Central Academy of the Arts
608 Johnson Rd
Central, SC 29630
(864) 397-1400
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Clemson University
105 Sikes Hall
Clemson, SC 29634
(864) 656-3311
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Southern Wesleyan University
907 Wesleyan Dr
Central, SC 29630
(877) 644-5556