Middle College


Middle College at Virginia's Community Colleges

The Middle College program at Southside Virginia Community College offers 18 to 24 year olds without a high school degree a second chance at success to increase their income and employability by simultaneously pursuing a GED® credential, community college education, and a workforce certification. The program offers targeted remedial courses, access to workforce readiness courses, enrollment in community college courses applicable to a degree or industry-based certificate, and comprehensive support services.  The Middle College program in the VCCS


Middle College is a fast track, transitional program that allows students to:

    • Prepare for the GED® test
    • Enroll in community college courses
    • Explore career paths
    • Complete a workforce preparation course
    • Earn a Career Readiness Certificate
This program is open enrollment and is offered free of charge. For more information, contact the site director:
Gloria Westerman               Katie Irby
434-949-1029                     434-949-1044


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