Pre-K students work on a project at Churubusco Community Child Care. 

Whitley County is also a safe and welcoming place to raise a family. From infant to young adult Whitley County has excellent childcare programs, community schools, clubs and organizations, camps, and athletic programs available to local youth and young adults.

Child care and Early Learning Centers

Armstrong Early Learning Center (Columbia City)

Big Lake Church of God Preschool and Daycare Ministry (Columbia City)

Churubusco Community Child Care

Columbia City United Methodist Church Daycare

Silveus Daycare (Pierceton)

Sonshine Childcare Ministry  (South Whitley)

Whitley County Schools

Eagle Tech Academy (Member of the New Tech Network)

Smith-Green Community Schools

T.R.O.Y Center Alternative School

Whitko Community Schools

Whitko Career Academy Opened in Aug. 2020

Whitley County Consolidated Schools

*2020 Columbia City built a new high school

Continuing Education

Brown Mackie College–Fort Wayne

Concordia Theological Seminary

International Business College–Fort Wayne

Indiana University Purdue University–Fort Wayne

Indiana Tech

Ivy Tech Community College–Northeast

Grace College & Theological Seminary

Harrison College–Fort Wayne

Huntington University

Manchester University

Medtech College–Fort Wayne

Ravenscroft Beauty College

Ross Medical Center

Rudae’s School of Beauty Culture

Trine University

University of Saint Francis

Workforce Training Resources

Freedom Academy

Hoosiers by the Numbers (Indiana workforce data source)

Indiana Career Connect

Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Northeast Indiana Works (formerly WorkOne Northeast)