Workforce Development in Marion County
Marion County Public Schools prepares students beginning at a young age for the various career options available. Students, beginning in 8th grade, can learn about welding, machine tool technology, industrial maintenance, and computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing at Marion County Area Technology Center. Later, students can enter into apprenticeships with companies in the area while still attending high school.
Education after high school can be continued at many technical colleges, community colleges, and universities near Marion County.
Higher Educational Opportunities
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
American National University
Eastern Kentucky University
Western Kentucky University
Somerset Community College
University of Louisville
University of Kentucky