Phone: 850-584-5627


Taylor County Development Authority



Education / Research


With easy access to technical training, community colleges and four different universities, Taylor County offers a variety of educational institutions within a short drive. And, the University of Florida and The Florida State University are both world-class research universities, giving companies access to a highly trained workforce and leading-edge research.

Technical /Vocational Proximity to Taylor County
Taylor Technical Institute Located in county
Lively Technical Center 1 hour
Suwannee-Hamilton Vo-Tech 1 hour
Community College
Tallahassee Community College 1 hour
North Florida Community College / Madison 45 mins
University of Florida 1.5 hours
Florida State University 1 hour
Florida A & M University 1 hour
Valdosta State University 1.5 hours