IN-DEMAND CLASSES - LECTURE & LAB ONLINE (Check schedule for availability)
ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY
The Anatomy & Physiology I & II course (BIO 141/142) and lab are offered online during the spring, summer & fall terms.
A 4-credit Introductory Biochemistry course (CHM 260/261) and lab are offered online during the summer term.
An General Microbiology course (BIO 205) and lab is offered online during the spring term.
General Genetics (BIO 256) lecture/lab is offered online during the fall term.
The General College Physics I & II courses (PHY 201/202) and labs are offered online during the summer and fall terms. A University Physics course (PHY 241/242) and lab are offered online during fall & spring terms.
The Statistics I course (MTH 245) is offered online during Spring 2020. Mr. Bill Fiess is the instructor.
FEATURED ADMISSION AGREEMENTS to PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS
Coming Fall 2021: Low Cost Pre-Medical Specialization Transfers into Tusculum University Health Sciences
Contact Georgia.Householder@sw.edu, the Science Pre-Medical program advisor, for more information.
Coming soon, pre-professional tracks will be available for entry from SWCC into Tusculum University's optometry program (pending completion of accreditation). Pending accreditation approval, the first classes in optometry will begin in the fall of 2021. After meeting the course requirements and admission criteria to the programs, SWCC students may fill up to three seats in each program.
These graduates completed the associates in Science degree with a pre-medical specialization/pre-pharmacy track, and have been accepted to the Appalachian College of Pharmacy in Oakwood, VA. Left to right row one: Dakota Stevens, Melanie Sharp, Kenna Jade Fields, Alexis Thurston, Blakelee Coleman Left to right row two: Robert McNeil, Zachary Lester, Jacob Vance, Bryce Shortt, Machaela Keene, Cassidy Case, Walter Lester. See more about our Science graduates.
Old Dominion University Doctor of Physical Therapy
ALUMNUS RECEIVES WHITE COAT CLASS OF 2022
Lindsey Dye completed 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 2016.
She graduated from Virginia Tech December 2018 with a BS degree in Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise.
Lindsey was accepted in to the Old Dominion University Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in Norfolk, VA. She received her white coat on September 27th, 2019 and is in the Class of 2022.
CONTACT: For more information contact Professor Georgia Householder, email@example.com
University of Pikeville, Kentucky College of Optometry
UNIVERSITY OF PIKEVILLE, RESERVED STUDENT PLACEMENT PROGRAM
Abigail Mitchell (pictured) will be attending University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Optometry in Fall 2019 and is the daughter of Christopher and Angela Mitchell of Pounding Mill, VA. She is the first SWCC student to be accepted into the University of Pikeville, Kentucky College of Optometry through the reserved student placement program.
Abigail completed the associates in Science degree with a specialization in pre-medical, along with the Advanced Studies in Science curriculum, and the requirements listed in the articulation agreement with University of Pikeville. Visit the webpage for more information. CONTACT: Professor Georgia Householder, firstname.lastname@example.org
FEATURED GUARANTEED ADMISSION PROGRAM
CLINICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES
VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY GUARANTEED ADMISSION AGREEMENT
Dr. Josh Williams presented information to science students in Professor Mullin’s SDV class. Dr. Williams, program coordinator for the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, presented information on a Bachelor of Science Degree in Clinical Laboratory Sciences.
All instructional and clinical training take place in Abingdon, VA at the Higher Education Center and local area hospitals. SWCC students who graduate with an AA&S degree in science, and meet all of the criteria listed in the articulation agreement with SWCC and VCU, will be guaranteed admission to the VCU B.S. in CLS. (Great Education! Low Cost!). CONTACT: Professor Georgia Householder, email@example.com