Important Updates: VHCC is operating on a Snow Schedule on Monday, April 24, because of area flooding.


The Virginia Highlands Community College (VHCC) Experiential Learning Program provides applied learning courses for students, supports quality experiential learning course development, and assists employers with meeting their respective need(s) for workforce development. Participating students have the opportunity to improve post-graduate job prospects and to learn valuable job-search skills including how to write and effective resume and prepare for a job interview. Successful students can also help to mitigate employers’ concerns about hiring individuals with little or no experience.

 VHCC students have the option to participate in experiential learning courses that include:

  • On-Site Training
  • Cooperative Education (Co-op)
  • Externships
  • Service-Learning