The numerous top-flight educational resources in the area offer Pickens County companies a competitive advantage. Leaders from the education, business, and industrial communities work together to ensure Pickens County students are prepared during their academic careers and possess the training and education they need when they enter the workforce.
School District of Pickens County
With one of the top county-wide school systems in South Carolina, Pickens County is not only an ideal location for companies looking for an educated and highly-skilled workforce, but it's also a great place to raise a family.
Students in Pickens County excel on standardized tests, participate in championship Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) competition teams, and enjoy the benefits of learning in new state-of-the-art facilities.
With access to Clemson University, Southern Wesleyan University, and Tri-County Technical College within its borders and an additional 25 colleges and universities in the area, Pickens County is uniquely positioned to provide an educated and technically capable workforce to area companies.