University description (as per official university website)
Danville Community College developed from two institutions, Danville Technical Institute and the Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute opened in 1936 as Danville Textile School, becoming Danville Technical Institute just after World War II. The Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute first began as an engineering division in 1946, and was later expanded to include the first two years of course work for all engineering, business administration, liberal arts, and science majors.
Danville Community College is a two-year institution of higher education under the state-wide Virginia Community College System. DCC's service area includes the City of Danville, Pittsylvania County, and Halifax County. The college, its employees, and students are governed by the policies established by the State Board for Community Colleges and with the support and advice of the Danville Community College Board.
Danville Community College is a 86-acre institution of higher education
serving the City of Danville, Pittsylvania County and Halifax County.
The main campus is located on South Main Street in Danville, Virginia,
consisting of 11 College buildings.
Programs of study:
Administration of Justice
Administrative Support Technology
Dental Hygiene (with VWCC)
Early Childhood Development
General Engineering Technology
Information Systems Technology
Respiratory Therapy (with JSRCC)
Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
Automotive Analysis & Repair
Computer Aided Drafting & Design
- Analyst Electronics
- General Electronics
Graphic Imaging Technology
Industrial Electrical-Electronic Equipment Servicing
Industrial Maintenance Technology
Precision Machining Technology
Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Servicing
Auto Body Mechanics
Industrial Electrical Principles
Industrial Electronic Principles
Office Information Processing
Residential Design and Estimation