With a focus on advanced technology, engineering, and renewable energy, top-rated educational institutions beginning at the elementary school level and continuing to higher education, provide the "Tech Valley" with an unrivaled workforce.
Unique partnerships with industry, public agencies, and educational institutions provide a highly-skilled workforce for the Capital Region.
Saratoga County's acclaimed TEC-SMART facility, a joint partnership with New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Hudson Valley Community College located on the Saratoga Technology & Energy Park adjacent to the Luther Forest Technology Campus, provides unparalleled training in high-tech and renewable energy fields.
High School graduation rates are higher, and the unemployment rate is lower than state and national averages.
A variety of reports for the region may be found at NYS Department of Labor Statistics