Education

A Hub of World-Class Learning Institutions


Learning is a lifelong journey, and the educational organizations in Fairborn offer opportunity for every step of the way. From preschool to PhD programs, there is something for everyone in our community. We take great pride in the accomplishments of our students and constantly look for innovative ways to expand their academic opportunities.

Fairborn City Schools


The Fairborn City Schools offer outstanding education with excellent student programs and activities. The district provides education PreK-12 and offers music, foreign language, advanced placement and honors courses, along with an outstanding gifted program for grades 3 - 12. The district also has free all-day kindergarten at the Wright campus. This outstanding program has proven results and our kindergarten students are well prepared for the future. Fairborn is an innovative district with STEM Science, Technology, Engineering and Math programming at Baker Middle School and Fairborn High School. Looking to the future, Fairborn actively pursued these classes including: Biomedical Science, Engineering 101, and Project Lead the Way curriculum. The jobs of the future take hold in our middle and high school classrooms.

Colleges & Universities


Beyond high school, Wright State University offers more than 100 undergraduate and 40 graduate degree programs for students interested in pursuing a career. The Air Force Institute of Technology as well as Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University specialize in advanced education in engineering, aviation and aerospace fields of study.

For students seeking associate degrees or professional licensing, Hondros College offers classes in nursing, real estate, and insurance and financial service professions. New Horizons Computer Learning Center provides computer and business training through hundreds of information technology courses.

Home to some of the most highly acclaimed colleges in the country, Fairborn has a great deal of academic distinction right in our own backyard.