Fayette ranks fourth in the state for educational attainment, with 48.5% of residents 25 and older holding a bachelor’s degree or higher. Top employers include Piedmont Fayette Hospital, Panasonic Automotive Systems, and Eaton Lighting Solutions. Fayette also offers close proximity to workforce partners and resources including Southern Crescent Technical College and several University System of Georgia schools.

Labor Force

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Educational Attainment

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Partners & Resources

Fayette County collaborates with local, regional, and state partners to develop and deliver innovative workforce solutions. We will connect you with resources your company needs to succeed including:

Southern Crescent Technical College: As part of the Technical College System of Georgia, Southern Crescent provides technical education, adult education, and customized business and industry training through programs.

University System of Georgia: Fayette County is located in close proximity to several University System colleges and universities including Georgia State University, Georgia Tech, Gordon State College, and the University of West Georgia.

WorkSource Atlanta Regional: WorkSource Atlanta Regional offers a range of services for businesses seeking a skilled workforce, including on-the-job-training, incumbent worker training, employee recruitment assistance, and reimbursement for customized training to meet employer needs.

Fayette County’s Career and Technical Education Programs: Fayette County Public Schools’ Center of Innovation, opened in partnership with Southern Crescent Technical College, offers career pathways in culinary arts and health sciences and includes college credit and industry certifications. Fayette also partners with local businesses to offer Work-Based learning opportunities for students.

Universities & Technical Colleges

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