WORKFORCE

The Shenandoah Valley is home to twelve colleges and universities that strengthen the workforce and enrich the cultural vitality of the region. High academic standards, new technologies, and the application of classroom learning to real world situations prepare regional graduates to enter the job market as educated and skilled professionals. Businesses look to the Shenandoah Valley’s colleges and universities for an educated workforce of 24,000 annual graduates.

Regional Colleges and Universities:

Regional Career and Technical Centers provide Career and Technical Education (CTE) curricula to our local high school student populations, as well as offering adult continuing education programs, trade-industry certifications and a wealth of related training options. 

Career and Technical Centers