Businesses in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama have access to a diverse group of resources to support their day-to-day operations and future growth. As home to the University of Alabama and Shelton State Community College, Tuscaloosa’s corporate base benefits from innovative and cost-savings programs and resources located right in their backyard. Training resources are available at the secondary, post-secondary and professional levels to provide area industries with an educated workforce. And there are people and organizations that are dedicated to building a strong community through economic development opportunities.
The University of Alabama is an invaluable resource for local industry. Through its staff, facilities, equipment, and research and development efforts, UA offers programs and resources that advance industry processes and optimize performance. Established programs provide knowledge and services in such areas as product design, information technology, and productivity.
Governments in Tuscaloosa County support local business and work together to encourage business growth and a positive business climate. Local governments work with industry on infrastructure development and partner with each other for projects that benefit our county and its growth.
Tuscaloosa County offers its business community continued support in the areas of:
- Business Development
- Business Support
- Workforce Training/Development
- Industry Associations