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.

Mar 15, 2022 | CARTERSVILLE-BARTOW COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SHARES 2021 ANNUAL REPORT.
Cartersville, Bartow County, Georgia, March 15, 2022– The Cartersville-Bartow County Department of Economic Development shared their 2021 Annual Report with…

May 19, 2021 | IC Biomedical to Open Cryo Freezer Manufacturing Facility in Bartow County.
For Immediate Release Wednesday, May 19, 2021   Gov. Kemp Announces IC Biomedical to Open Cryo Freezer Manufacturing Facility in…

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.…

contact information

404.218.2180

Melinda Lemmon
Executive Director
Cartersville-Bartow Economic Development

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