The Switzerland County School Corporation oversees the primary and secondary educational system including two award-winning schools:
- Jefferson-Craig Elementary School (812-427-2170), has a 2005-6 enrollment of 267 and is a 2003-4 Four Star School and 2004 Blue Ribbon Winner
- Switzerland County Elementary School in East Enterprise (812-534-3128), has a 2005-6 enrollment of 443, and is a 2003-4 Four Star School and 2005 Blue Ribbon Winner
- Switzerland County Middle School (812-427-3809), has a 2005-6 student enrollment of 388
- Switzerland County High School (812-427-2626), has a 2005-6 student enrollment of 486
The Blue Ribbon, No Child Left Behind award honors schools that are either academically superior in their states or that demonstrate dramatic gains in student achievement.
Several area institutions serve the post-secondary educational needs of the community: