Job Placement Assistance
A benefit to selecting Virginia College is that it has Career Services associates who assist in placing you in a job once you've completed your education. Virginia College's Career Services department can assist you in reviewing your resume, teaching interviewing techniques, career counseling, career and job market research, and assisting you in finding a job. Although an overall job placement percentage is not known, the school does provide you with resources to assist you in your post-education job search.
Meets Flexible Schedules
Choosing to complete a degree or certificate program is sometimes difficult when it comes to working it in around your schedule. Virginia College offers day and night classes in order to accommodate working students. Some of the classes are even available online, which adds to the flexibility and accommodation of your education.
Unique Trade Certifications
Virginia College offers roughly 40 programs including, information technology, health and medical, culinary arts, cosmetology and therapeutic massage, and business. These programs offer diplomas and certificates, associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, and master's degrees. A unique feature of Virginia College is that it also offers four unique trade certifications, such as CDL Combination Truck Driver Training, HVAC-R Technician (Associate's Degree and Certificate), and Welding Technician. This wide range of programs is to appeal to those looking to immediately further their careers or to change job specialties.
Virginia College has over 27 locations in the following states: Virginia, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Oklahoma. This is a great benefit if you are looking to complete school close to home. If these locations, however, are not in your local area, Virginia College also offers ten programs online in the areas of business and health and medical services.