Welcome to Central Virginia Community College (CVCC)! Whether you are seeking an
affordable start toward a bachelor's degree or the technical skills to advance your
career, CVCC stands ready to help you achieve your goals and enrich your life.
I invite you to explore this Web site to learn more about the many ways in which
CVCC can meet your needs. We have a program of study for everyone: college-transfer
curricula that guarantee admission to four-year institutions, career and technical
programs to prepare you for employment, and continuing education courses for
personal enrichment and professional development. Best of all, you can pursue your
studies at a time that suits you at a variety of locations - at our main campus in
Lynchburg or at one of our off-site centers in Amherst, Appomattox, and
Bedford. Because we match our mission to your needs, you can take classes during
the day, at night, or even online.
Listed below are just a few of the many programs and services we offer to help
our students succeed:
- 5 associate's
degree programs that allow our graduates to seamlessly transfer to
over 30 Virginia colleges and universities through guaranteed admission
agreements. CVCC graduates who take advantage of these agreements will
save thousands of dollars as they work toward a bachelor's degree.
- 80 associates
degrees and career certificates that provide our graduates with
credentials for entry or further advancement in the workplace. Our
career and technical programs provide cutting-edge training for Region
2000 employment needs.
- An extensive program of professional
and personal enrichment activities. From our Summer Career Academies
for middle and high school students to a wide variety of continuing
education classes such as contractor licensure, motorcycle training, and
computer skills, we has a program for everyone.
- A comprehensive array of support
services to help you reach your goals. Financial aid, academic and
career counseling, free tutoring, and college success skills are just a
few of the services we provide to support you every step of the way.
What may not be apparent from this Web site is the most distinctive feature of
CVCC: a community of caring faculty, staff, and administrators who dedicate
themselves to helping every student succeed. For that reason, I invite you to
call or visit us to learn more about our outstanding academic programs and
student services. We can even help you identify financial aid and scholarship
opportunities that place a college degree within your reach. Once you visit us,
you will soon discover that you are surrounded by supportive people who care
about your education, who share your aspirations, and who claim your dreams as
We are CVCC. We are here for you. We are WHERE YOUR FUTURE BEGINS!