Melinda Lemmon, Executive Director, Cartersville-Bartow Economic Development, 404.218.2180, Melinda@LocationofChoice.com
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Education

An on-going partnership between local government, business, industry and area educational institutions reflects our flexible commitment to employee training. These progressive collaborations help create seamless educational opportunities for the Cartersville-Bartow County workforce now and in the future.

There are more than 30 higher education institutions within a 40 mile radius of Bartow County, including Chattahoochee Technical College and Georgia Highlands, each of which have local campuses.

Chattahoochee Technical College - 15 miles*

  • North Metro Campus
  • Enrollment - 17,000
  • More than 45 programs of study at the certificate, diploma and 2-year degree levels.
  • Non-credit, specialized training offered in industrialand technical systems, OSHA safety, and Lean Six Sigma among others.
 

Georgia Highlands College - 4 miles*

  • Cartersville Campus
  • Enrollment - 6,184
  • Over 30 areas of study
  • Career Programs, Associates and Bachelors

 

 


 

PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Bartow County School System (K-12)
  • Bartow County College and Career Academy - A joint venture between the community, K-12 education, post-secondary education, business and industry to ensure a viable workforce along with continued opportunities for the students of Bartow County.

City of Cartersville School System (K-12)

More about schools

 

PRIVATE SCHOOLS

More than 10 Private Schools within 25 miles

One offers Japanese as a second language.

 

*(All mileage figures are calculated from downtown Cartersville.)

 

LINKS

Georgia Department of Education

 

 

Recent News

Read about the latest news and announcements.

Apr 27, 2021 | Cartersville-Bartow County Department of Economic Development 2020 annual report.
Cartersville, GA, The Cartersville-Bartow County Department of Economic Development shared their 2020 Annual Report to their Board, the Bartow-Cartersville Joint…

Jan 29, 2021 | Amazon Delivery Station coming to Third Army Road, Acworth-Bartow County.
Amazon Logistics has signed various leases in an effort to open four new delivery stations in metro Atlanta in 2021.…

Oct 28, 2020 | Anheuser Busch Cartersville Brewery Announces Expansion.
           The $150 million investment is part of company’s overall efforts to drive a safe and…

Oct 01, 2020 | Agile Cold Storage to Locate in North Georgia; New Cartersville, Gainesville Facilities to Support Georgia Poultry Industry.
  For Immediate Release Thursday, October 1, 2020 Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian Kemp today announced that Agile Cold Storage…

contact information

404.218.2180

Melinda Lemmon
Executive Director
Cartersville-Bartow Economic Development

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