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Grow Tulare County


Tulare County has many institutions where students can pursue advanced education. In addition to traditional primary and secondary public schools, Tulare County is home to many local campuses for vocational, community college and four year universities.

Four Year Universities:

California State University, Fresno Satellite campus at College of the Sequoias (in Visalia)
University of California, Davis Veterinary Medicine Teaching & Research Center (in Tulare)
Fresno Pacific University Visalia Center (undergrad and graduate programs)
Brandeman University Visalia campus (undergrad, grad degrees and teaching credentials)
University of Phoenix Visalia Center for the nation’s largest private university

Community Colleges:

College of the Sequoias – Visalia
Porterville College – Porterville
San Joaquin Valley College – Visalia (private junior college)

Workforce Development Partners:

Tulare County has several agenices that will help businesses recruit, select and custom-tailor training for new employees, including:

Tulare County Workforce Investment Board
Proteus Inc
. - for Education, Employment and Community Services
CSET - Community Services & Employment Training (CSET)