Pasco County Educational Resources

Pasco County and the Tampa Bay region’s Educational Institutions have partnered together, along with our workforce boards, to meet the diverse needs of our business community. Many programs can be tailored to meet the needs of employers for expansions and new business locations.

District School Board of Pasco 
The District School Board of Pasco County supports many programs for the traditional and non-traditional students. Courses are offered for high school students as well as other persons wanting to further their education.

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC)
PHSC provides state-of-the-art programs and training for more than 30 high-demand careers such as business, health, industry and technology and public service at five convenient, high-tech campuses.

Saint Leo University
Saint Leo University offers over 50 academic programs with flexible scheduling for the non-traditional student on their Pasco County Campus. Additionally, Saint Leo University offers an extensive distance learning program that can be tailored to anyone’s location and schedule.

Rasmussen College
Rasmussen College assists a diverse student body with a variety of programs to suit different educational needs. A Rasmussen College education is technology-intensive, career-focused and innovative. Rasmussen College offers online degrees, flexible scheduling and personalized instruction.

University of South Florida
Located just 10 miles south of Pasco County, USF offers 200 undergraduate majors and concentrations and 150 degree programs at the graduate, specialist and doctoral levels.
Center for Advanced Medical and Learning Simulation
Florida Center for Excellence for Drug Discovery and Innovation
Office of Research and Innovation

Higher Education in Pasco County/Tampa Bay Region:

  1. Colleges and Universities
  2. Junior/Community Colleges
  3. Vocational/Technical Schools

Contact Us | Office of Economic Growth
8731 Citizens Dr. Suite 350 | New Port Richey, FL 34654
David Engel Economic Growth Manager | dengel@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x8274
Steve Smith Business Analyst | stsmith@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x8829
Troy Jackson Program Manager | tjackson@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x2350
Shelby Roberts | 
Project Coordinator II | sroberts@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x7848