Rutherford County


Rutherford County is equipped to provide a variety of education options in primary, secondary and college settings. In addition to the Rutherford County public schools, Rutherford County has two private schools (K-8), Trinity Christian School and Master's Academy and two charter schools Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy and Lake Lure Classical Academy.

Isothermal Community College offers a variety of courses, providing a curriculum that prepares students for 21st century careers. ICC serves Rutherford County and beyond. Conveniently located just minutes from Rutherford County, Gardner-Webb University offers a four year degree and also a master’s program.

To find out more information about any of these academic institutions, just click on the name of the school to visit their website.