Virginia Highlands Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 828

Abingdon, VA 24212-0828

(276) 739-2460

Fax: (276) 739-2591

Contact: David Matlock

Director of Admissions, Records and Financial Aid
Main Address

PO Box 828

Abingdon, VA 24212-0828

(276) 739-2400

Total undergrads: 2,650

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,650


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

COMPASS required for placement. Paramedic, nursing, radiography, physical therapy, dental hygiene, and medical laboratory technology programs have special requirements.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Farm/Ranch Management A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Finance/Banking C
Office Management A,C
Travel/Tourism Management C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology A

Construction Trades

Electrician C


Drama/Dance Teacher Education A
Education – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Hygiene A
Medical Laboratory Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C
Mechanics & Repair – General C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting C
Police Science A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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