The people of the Blackstone Valley are
products of a first-rate public and private school system,
providing an educated, hard-working resource for growing businesses.
Local colleges work hand-in-hand with area businesses, developing
specialized programs and majors based on the needs of today's
changing economy. Twelve major colleges are located within
thirty minutes of the Blackstone Valley, including national
leaders in business, technology, medicine and liberal arts.
In an economy driven by information, the Blackstone Valley
provides an endless flaw of new knowledge and ideas to keep
your business moving.
Employment By Industry
From bricks to binary- In a mill first
built for traditional manufacturing, you can now find clean
rooms, robots and sophisticated digital technology. The company
is Omni MultiMedia in Millbury, a leading provider of CD-ROM
publishing, packaging and distribution services for commercial
and educational purposes.
(Omni MultiMedia Group, Inc.)
The Blackstone Valley draws upon Massachusetts' rich tradition
of quality education at every level. A shared vision between
business and educational institutions provides a powerful
synergy of training and knowledge building.
- Anna Maria College
- Assumption College
- Becker College
- Brown College
- Clark University
- Fitchburg State College
- Holy Cross College
- Nichols College
- Quinsigamond Community College
- Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine
- Worcester Polytechnical Institute
- Worcester State College
- Worcester Technical Institute
- Vocational Schools & Programs
- Blackstone Valley School-to-Careers Partnership
- Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School