The Hernando County Office of Business Development recognizes that a well-educated, well-trained workforce is necessary to recruit and retain businesses. With that understanding, we work closely with local education institutions to cultivate a quality workforce that will help grow your business and nourish the entire Hernando County economy.
Two of the five campuses of Pasco-Hernando State College are in Hernando County. Other nearby higher education institutions include Saint Leo University, the University of South Florida, the University of Tampa and St. Petersburg College. Also within driving distance are the College of Central Florida, the University of Florida in Gainesville and University of Central Florida in Orlando.
Hernando County has five public high schools, one with a technical training emphasis and
all with vocational training components, and three private K-12 schools. In addition, there is an adult education program, SunCoast Technical Education Center (SunTech Ed).
The Office of Economic Development is committed to working with these education partners to ensure they are kept abreast of the ever-changing employment needs of the business community.
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