Yancey Learning Center

The Yancey Learning Center and Anspach Advanced Manufacturing School is located at 107 Wheeler Hills Drive in Burnsville. A variety of classes including pre college programs, ESL, personal enrichment courses, short term certifications, and a two year degree in applied engineering technology are offered.

Office hours: M-Th 8:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m. F 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Message from the Dean

This semester we have added a lot of exciting new courses. Check out our course schedule to learn more about these new opportunities at the YLC. We are here to help you advance your skills, pursue your passion, challenge your mind, and enhance your career. If you would like to teach or if you have a course idea please email mscarpenter@mayland.edu.

Some courses offered:

  • Paralegal Certificate Studies
  • Nutritional Dietary Manager
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Certified Production Technician
  • Phlebotomy
  • Nurse Assistant I
  • EKG Technician
  • EMT-B
  • Machining Certifications
  • Robotics/Mechatronics
  • Design
  • Welding
  • Blacksmithing
  • Firefighter Training
  • Alternative Healing classes
  • Painting
  • Much More


Monica Carpenter – Dean, Yancey Learning Center

Lyndell Duvall – Faculty, Applied Engineering Technology

Pat Robinson – Administrative Assistant

Jeanne Proffitt – Administrative Assistant

Janey Brooks – Instructor for Pre-College Programs

Dr. Carol Boggess – ESL Instructor

Justin Deitz – Welding Instructor

Mary Mazzagatti – PT Assistant

Emily Ostertag – PT Assistant

Patrick Loudon – Night Office Staff

Paul Thompson – Coordinator, Therapeutic Massage

Paula Keller – Coordinator GEAR Up

Jessica Thomas – Coordinator, Nutritional Dietary Manager

Shane Briggs – Coordinator of Paralegal Certificate Studies Program