Technical Studies

Is your goal to enter or advance into a technical field with a college degree? The Technical Studies Associate of Applied Science degree is designed for individuals seeking to work in a technical area or who have considerable work experience seeking upward mobility in their professions. This degree provides flexibility to better meet the emerging needs of local and statewide industries’ desire for highly educated and trained employees. Choose up to two career studies certificates or one certificate combined with general education courses to create a coherent technical plan of study. Begin your journey with VWCC today where you will use your skills, experience, and your education in a high demand and rewarding career.

Credits afforded through experiential credit gained through prior learning, internship credit, directed study credit and/or apprenticeship credit will be considered.

Evening and online classes available.

This program requires an additional application (linked below) which must be completed with the help of an advisor.


Est. Tuition*: $10,205 – $11,736
Credits: 60-69 Hours
Time: 2 Years

*Estimated cost reflects in-state rate and is subject to change


Yvonne T. Campbell

 Webber Hall W305
Fax: 540-857-7086

Mailing address:
School of Business, Technology & Trades
3098 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015