Education & Training

MCPED, the state, and our partners are committed to developing and maintaining a workforce that stands ready to embrace the challenges of today’s emerging industries. This is evident in the number and diversity of programs that exist to provide vocational, continuing and advanced educational opportunities to students and employees.

MCPED understands that education is the key to success in business and life and we are continually working to link students and employers to educational and job training resources that meet their needs.

Educational Attainment - 2004

The following links provide an overview of the unique educational infrastructure that exists within the county and region.

Post-Secondary Education
Michigan’s post-secondary schools consistently score among the best in the United States, and are recognized worldwide for their research.
Workforce Development
MCPED provides access to innovative workforce development programs to assist you with your hiring and training needs.
Continuing Education and Vocational Training
Many highly developed vocational training programs exist within Macomb County and the region.
K-12 Education
Many of our schools have been awarded the coveted “Blue Ribbon” distinction and provide progressive education in safe and modern facilities.