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Are you searching for a new job, looking to change career fields or ready for a promotion? Virginia’s Community Colleges offer the tools you need for a successful career.

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Are you looking for ways to enhance the skills of your employees? Virginia’s Community Colleges offer the tools you need to build a successful workforce. Pictured here, a TNCC student studies to be a marine electrician.

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What is Workforce Development?

The Virginia Community College System is one of Virginia’s major state agencies responsible for workforce development services. The Workforce Development Services arm of Virginia’s Community Colleges aligns education and economic development to extend workforce development courses, training and programs into communities across Virginia.

VCCS Blog

  • July 15, 2015
    The Power of Community College Coaching

    When Margaret Surber stepped on to the Virginia Highlands Community College (VHCC) campus for the first time, she felt like a “grey-headed women among a bunch of teeny boppers.” “It was a nightmare,” she said. “It was overwhelming to me.” For more than 37 years, Surber went to work at the same North Carolina chemical plant, […]

Community College Workforce Development Services Locator

With 23 colleges on 40 campuses across the Commonwealth, Virginia’s community colleges offer many educational choices.