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Central Virginia Community College
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Public   2-Year
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Total Enrollment
Undergraduate
3800
Transfer-in
150
Average Class Size
Overall
19
Years 1 & 2
19
Years 3 & 4

Central Virginia Community College

Lynchburg, VA
Central Virginia Community College (CVCC) is an accessible, comprehensive, public, two-year, state of Virginia higher education institution dedicated to providing open, flexible, affordable, and quality learning opportunities for all students. CVCC provides general education, transfer, applied science, certificate, and diploma programs as well as Career and Technical Education (CTE) for professional job certifications and credentials. CVCC is committed to educating and empowering the community by creating a continuous and positive learning environment that values and respects diversity and inclusion for students, faculty, and staff.
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Students are encouraged to submit official high school and college transcripts.
Tests
Qualifying SAT/ACT scores accepted for college readiness, but are not required.
Essay
None
Interview
Interviews for selective health programs only
Letter of Recommendation
None
Application Fee
There is no application fee.
Freshman Student Catalog Year
The catalog used to determine graduation requirements is the one in effect at the time of the initial program placement ...see moreThe catalog used to determine graduation requirements is the one in effect at the time of the initial program placement into the plan from which they are graduating or any subsequent catalog of their choice.
Freshman Definition
Students are classified as Freshman up to 30 credit hours.
Application Types
Online, rolling admission
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Course Transfer Criteria
Equivalent courses from an accredited institution can be transferred with a C or better.
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Students are required to submit official college transcripts, and encouraged to submit official high school transcripts.
Tests
Qualifying SAT/ACT scores accepted for college readiness, but are not required.
Essay
No essay required.
Letters of Recommendation
No letter of recommendation required.
Interview
Interviews are not required except for health programs with selective admission.
Guaranteed Admission Agreement (GAA) Application Process
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Application Types(s)
Online, rolling admission
Application Fee
None
Transfer Definition
Any student with previous completed college coursework is considered a transfer student.
Transfer Financial Aid
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Transfer Center
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Transfer Admissions
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Accepts Credits for Prior Learning
CVCC awards credit for qualifying scores in AP, CLEP, DANTES, and institutional challenge exams. Credit may also be gran...see moreCVCC awards credit for qualifying scores in AP, CLEP, DANTES, and institutional challenge exams. Credit may also be granted for military service and formal learning experiences.
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The links below take you to pages on the Central Virginia Community College website. Use Catalog Search to find their programs and courses in this portal.
Professional and Career Studies
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Arts and Sciences
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Campus Service and Engagement
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Disability Services
Offers Credits for Prior Learning
Weekend/Evening Courses Available
Online Degree Options Available
Summer Courses Available
Flexible Degree Options
High School Dual Enrollment
Guaranteed Admissions
Reverse Transfer
Military Friendly
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Yellow Ribbon Program
Credit for Military Experience
Dedicated POC for Military
Recognized Student Veteran Organization
SOC Member
Helpful Links
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College Catalog
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