Virginia's Community Colleges

The Community Colleges offer a variety of education, training and business services for entrepreneurs and individuals interested in starting a business. There are 23 Community Colleges across the State of Virginia and each one is prepared to assist itsí local businesses and citizens. To find training programs and other services available you can browse the full list of Community Colleges. You can also select a college from the above map and click on the name of the college near your location.

The Virginia Workforce Network (VWN)

The Virginia Workforce Network manages Workforce Centers across the State. It offers comprehensive education, training and support services for prospective and current entrepreneurs. To find the services, you can browse the full list of Comprehensive Workforce Centers. You can also select a Comprehensive Workforce Center from above map and click on the name of the center near your location.

For a full list of comprehensive and satellite One-Stop Career Centers, click here.

The Virginia Education Wizard

The Virginia Education Wizard is a one-stop, online resource that helps students launch, track and complete meaningful college experiences and find high-pay, high-demand careers that work for them. In direct response to an identified need among students and the educational institutions that serve them, the Wizard enhances the decision-making power of students by providing personalized information to help users:
  • select a career using intuitive assessments
  • determine the precise education program that leads to their desired career
  • create personalized career and academic plans
  • estimate and compare the cost of attending colleges and universities throughout their state
  • find and apply for financial aid and scholarships
  • identify transfer pathways from community colleges to universities
  • prepare for college admission