The Education programs at Virginia Western are for students looking to enter the field of education. The programs provide four-year transfer options for those interested in Early Childhood Education and future teaching in K-12. This focus area also offers Career Studies Certificates for Early Childhood Development and Specialization of Infants and Toddlers.
AAS - Designed to prepare students to directly enter the workforce. Some programs may transfer to 4-year institutions.
AS & AA - Designed to transfer to a 4-year institution.
Certificate - Programs that are less than two years in length in an occupational area.
CSC - Programs that are less than one year of length in an occupational area.
Career Training Certifications - Non-credit courses for business and industry training, retraining, and certifications, as well as personal enrichment.