Texarkana is a regional hub for education and workforce training. The region has institutions offering vocational, undergraduate and graduate programs.

Area schools in Texas include Texarkana TX ISD, Pleasant Grove ISD, Liberty Eylau ISD, Redwater ISD, Leary ISD, and Redlick ISD. Arkansas schools include Texarkana AR SD, Fouke SD, Genoa Central SD, and Ashdown SD.