Careers & Programs

Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing in the United States has changed dramatically. Today's workers require high-tech precision machining skills to operate leading-edge technology in clean, well-lit manufacturing environments.

Arts, Design, & Humanities

Programs include short-term training to prepare graduates for immediate employment in the visual arts and design fields, as well as two-year associate degree programs that prepare well-rounded students capable of transferring successfully to a four-year college or university.

Business & Marketing

Business and Marketing programs prepare students for a variety of careers working in office environments, starting their own businesses, or transferring to a four-year college or university. Programs range from short-term career studies certificates lasting one to two semesters, to full two-year associate degrees that may lead to additional employment prospects and higher wages.

Computer Science & Information Technology

DCC Computer Science and IT programs prepare graduates for well-paying and in-demand careers in cyber security, database administration, software and mobile app development, network architecture, computer support, and more.

Criminal Justice & Public Safety

These programs prepare graduates to work in law enforcement, corrections, public safety, or in private security/investigations firms.

Education

DCC's education programs span a wide range of age groups and careers. Graduates of the Associate in Applied Science and the Career Studies Certificate may seek immediate employment in daycare or elementary school settings as a teacher 's aide after graduation. Associate degree students may also choose to transfer to a four-year university to become a K-12 school teacher.

Science, Engineering, & Health

These programs, which range in length from 10 weeks to two years, prepare graduates to fill health care or science-related jobs that continue to see high growth across the country. Different programs are designed for immediate employment after graduation, or transfer to a four-year college or university.

Technical & Workforce

Technical & Workforce programs are designed to prepare graduates fro immediate employment. These areas of study are a good fit for students who enjoy working with their hands, problem-solving, and applying practical techniques. Many certificate programs are short-term and provide the opportunity to earn valuable industry credentials to make graduates more competitive in the workplace.

Transfer Programs

For programs intended to culminate in a bachelor's degree. DCC has guaranteed admission or articulation agreements with 40+ colleges and universities for graduates who meet certain guidelines.

Online Programs

Danville Community College offers a variety of online programs to meet the evolving demands of its service region. With your interests in mind, DCC is proud to offer these convenient programs to help you obtain your desired degree or certification on a schedule that meets your needs.

Who do you want to be tomorrow?

Take Career Assessment

Take a Career Assessment to learn about yourself and DCC's Career Coach will give you career suggestions based on your interests.

Browse Careers

Browse or search for careers and we will give you relevant data on wages, employment, and the training you need.

Around Campus

DCC Nursing Program Ranked First in State, One of the Best in Nation

The nursing program at Danville Community College (DCC) has been named number one in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of the best nursing schools in the nation by RNCareers.org. This marks the second time this year that the college’s nursing program has been recognized as first in the state.

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New Transfer Counselor Hired at DCC

Danville Community College (DCC) welcomed Sahrash Akram back to campus this week as she began her new role as transfer counselor.

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New Board Chair, Vice Chair Announced

During their June meeting, the Danville Community College Board selected Mr. Carlyle Wimbish and Mr. Telly Tucker as its new leaders for the 2019-2020 fiscal year.

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