Geelong provides a broad range of pathways from primary to tertiary education.
There is a wide choice of public or private schooling, and multiple tertiary education options - all with strong links to industry.
There are over 50 kindergartens, just over 70 primary schools and over 20 secondary schools all offering high level teaching. Deakin University which was established in 1974 is a world-class university with cutting-edge facilities and is internationally renowned for its research and teaching.
The Gordon opened in 1887 and has been offering technical and further education (TAFE) courses for over 125 years, helping people gain real skills for real jobs. Marcus Oldham College has been offering students a unique education experience in agriculture and equine management since 1962.
There are also over 35 community based or privately operated Registered Training Organisations offering a diverse range of short and long courses – something for everyone!
Statistics from the City of Greater Economic Development.