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Cathy Smith-Cox, Dean
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After receiving the A.A.&S. degree in Science at SWCC, Joseph Ryan Richardson graduated from UVA in Charlottesville with a B.S. in Biochemistry. Today he is attending the Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine within the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center.
News & Events
Congratulations to our students who have been accepted to pharmacy schools for Fall 2017!
The Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy at East Tennessee State University (ETSU) and Southwest Virginia Community College (SWCC) has signed a Collaborative Education Attainment Agreement. The purpose of the agreement is to provide “priority admission,” meaning that SWCC students who have completed pre-pharmacy curriculum will be afforded benefits that facilitate the student’s application and acceptance into the Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy degree program.
Great Education – Low Cost with SWCC’s Science pre-med specializations.
Congratulations to Southwest Virginia Community College’s recipient of the Appalachian College of Pharmacy Merit Scholarship.
Morgan Cook of Pounding Mill, VA has received The Merit Scholarship awarded by ACP for the 2017-2018 academic year. She will be attending ACP fall 2017 after completing an Associate of Arts and Sciences degree with a major in Science and a Pre-Medical specialization at Southwest Virginia Community College in May of 2017. For more information on the SWCC pre-pharmacy and other pre-professional programs, contact Georgia Householder email@example.com
Erica Whited has been offered admission to Virginia Commonwealth University Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program. She will be attending the CLS Program in fall 2017 after completing an Associate of Arts and Sciences degree with a major in Science. SWCC has a guaranteed articulation agreement with VCU designed for students to complete all prerequisites at SWCC and transfer to VCU to complete a B.S. All instructional and clinical training take place in Abingdon, VA at the Higher Education Center and local area hospitals. For more information on the SWCC guaranteed articulation agreement with VCU CLS program contact Georgia Householder firstname.lastname@example.org the VCU/SWCC agreement webpage.
Science Pre med leads to a successful medical career for Dr. Zane McReynolds
Zane McReynolds graduated in May 2007 from SWCC with Associate of Arts and Sciences degree with a major in Science and a Pre-Medical specialization. Dr. McReynolds is from Lebanon, VA. Have you checked out the Southwest Virginia Community College Science Pre-med website and looked through the available programs, services and articulation agreements? See the range of pre-med specializations at SWCC. Take the next step and talk to Science Pre-med advisor, Professor Georgia Householder, about the many career pathways that start at SWCC. Email Georgia.email@example.com for an appointment.