Virginia Western Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

Box 14007

Roanoke, VA 24038

(540) 857-7231

Fax: (540) 857-6102

[email protected]

Contact: Meg Patterson

dmissions and Records Coordinator/Registrar
Main Address

3095 Colonial Avenue SW

Roanoke, VA 24038

(540) 857-7827

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,665


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health programs and communication design program.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A
Horticulture Science A
Landscaping A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A
Fine/Studio Arts A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Banking/Financial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Management Information Systems A
Real Estate A,C

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science A
Computer Systems Analysis C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C


Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A
Social Science Teacher Education A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Drafting and Design Technology C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Surveying Technology C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Hygiene A
EMT Ambulance Attendant C
Health Services – General A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Transcription C
Mental Health Services Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Pharmacy Assistance C
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A
Natural Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Personal & Culinary Services – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting C
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General 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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