Chillicothe and Ross County offers excellent learning opportunities from pre-school to university classes. There are seven school districts in our county along with a Catholic and Christian school.  Each school offers unique learning opportunities for their students, including some districts utilizing the Stephen Covey “Leader In Me” program. The area also as a career and technical center. Pickaway-Ross Career & Technology Center (PRCTC), a regional hub of secondary career and tech-prep education, serves juniors and seniors from 10 high schools from Pickaway and Ross counties in south-central Ohio.

Ohio University has a branch campus within the city limits of Chillicothe. The campus offers more than 20 academic programs and offers the support, resources and flexibility to meet the demands and expectations of students of all ages.