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Short Term Classes

Short-Term Class Options

SHORT-TERM SESSIONS

In addition to traditional seasonal semester schedules, we offer 10-week, 8-week, and 5-week sessions that start at various times throughout the year.

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If you are on a tight schedule or just need a flexible class schedule, check out our short-term class sessions.

A QUALITY EDUCATION

If you are ready to start down the path to earning a degree or certificate, or just want to take a few classes to fit your schedule, our short-term classes may be perfect for you. These classes start and end at various times during the year.

Please reach out to an advisor today to see what classes are currently available. You can also fill out the form on this page, and someone will contact you to see how we can serve you.

PAYING FOR COLLEGE

Southwest Virginia Community College has options to help you pay for a degree or certificate. A high percentage of students receive assistance through financial aid. Learn about paying for college and current tuition-free programs here.

 

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8-WEEK SESSION
GENERAL STUDIES

Start your path toward a General Studies associate degree or earn credits to transfer. The next 8-week session kicks off on October 21, 2020.

Additional classes from other programs are also being offered. Please contact us for details.

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FALL 2020 - SHORT TERM SCHEDULE

10-Week Session Dates

  • September 30 Late Start Session Begins
  • October 2   Last Day to Add 10-Week Classes
  •  October 12  Drop a course and receive tuition refund or to change from credit to audit.
  • November 13 Last Day for students to self-withdraw without academic penalty. Faculty are not to withdraw any students without documentation approved by their dean. Financial Aid is 100% earned.
  • December 10  Last day of classes

8-Week 2 Session Dates

  • October 21 Late Start 8-Week 2 Session Classes Begin
  • October 23 Last Day to Add for 8-Week 2
  • October 28 Drop a course and receive tuition refund or to change from credit to audit.
  • November 3 No classes - Election Day - College closed
  • November 23 Last Day for students to self-withdraw without academic penalty. Faculty are not to withdraw any students without documentation approved by their dean. Financial Aid is 100% earned.
  • November 25   College closes at 11:45 am - Thanksgiving Holiday
  • November 26 & 27  No classes, college closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 18 Last Day of Classes