Higher Education Spurs Midlothian's Growing Workforce


As reported in an article by Area Development magazine, the availability of a skilled workforce ranks as the No. 1 factor in determining a location.

This doesn’t come as much of a surprise; regardless of all other factors. If you can’t find the staff necessary for success, little else matters.

With 13 million people, the Lone Star State is home to the nation’s second-largest pool of potential civilian employees, a number that continues to grow.

While we believe — and are admittedly a little biased — that there are a wide range of great reasons for industries to locate in Midlothian, one asset this community possesses is the ready-access to the educational facilities that produce a skilled and educated workforce.

An impressive array of higher education institutions are within 30 miles of Midlothian, including:

From training in trades to some of the world’s best business and science educations, businesses in Midlothian are positioned to access a large workforce with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and expertise.

Show Your Support of Texas Technical Education

The TSTC Foundation’s Texan Success Scholarship is an “open fund” capable of receiving additional contributions from any person or organization. Industry partners are encouraged to contribute to the fund to help local students advance their education and increase the community’s pipeline of skilled workforce.

Contribute to the Scholarship Today!

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