Workforce & Training

Businesses in Knoxville-Oak Ridge Innovation Valley have access to a skilled workforce with a high percentage of technologically trained workers.

We are involved in several education and workforce development initiatives that support preparing these workers for a changing, competitive global marketplace.

The East Tennessee demographics data shows our region's education attainment levels, indicating a strong supply of educated, dedicated employees for any type of enterprise.

Innovation Valley is home to several highly-ranked and top-quality educational institutions, including the flagship campus of the University of Tennessee.