Academics :: School of Health Professions


The VWCC School of Health Professions offers a one-semester (16-credit) career studies certificate for this curriculum in the fall and spring semesters.

When To Apply

The application period for the fall semester (2016) will be from June 20th to June 24, 2016. The application form will be posted here on the webpage and available in HP 339 of the Fralin Center at that time. Applications can be submitted by mail if postmarked during those dates.  The college application and placement testing (if needed) can be completed at any time before or during those dates.

Preadmission Requirements

The following requirements must be met to apply for admission into the Phlebotomy – Career Studies Certificate program:

  • Eighteen years of age or older
  • Completed VWCC college application on file (must be done before or during application period)
  • Satisfactory score on the VWCC placement/assessment tests for math and English (testing must be completed before or during application period)

Application Processing

Applications will be accepted during the specified application period only. The program application form must be submitted to: Pam Woody, VWCC – Health Professions, 3091 Colonial Ave., Roanoke, VA 24015 or may be hand delivered to CSHP Room 339. Enrollment is restricted and limited to no more than 12 students. Accepted students will be notified and given registration information once acceptance has been confirmed by the program head.

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