Patrick Henry Community College: Distance Learning Programs

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PATRICK HENRY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Martinsville, Virginia
Learning Resource Center
http://www.ph.vccs.edu

Patrick Henry Community College was founded in 1962. It is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1981. In fall 2003, there were 875 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.

Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, e-mail services, library services, tutoring.

Contact Mark Nelson, Distance Learning Webmaster, Patrick Henry Community College, PO Box 5311, Martinsville, VA 24115. Telephone: 276-656-0275. Fax: 276-656-0353. E-mail: [email protected]

DEGREES AND AWARDS

AAS Information Systems Technology

Certificate Career Studies–Allied Health; Career Studies–Management Assistant; Career Studies–Medical Transcriptionist; Career Studies– Office Assisting; Career Studies–Wellness; Clerical Studies

COURSE SUBJECT AREAS OFFERED OUTSIDE OF DEGREE PROGRAMS

Undergraduate— accounting; American history; art history; biological and physical sciences; business administration and management; business information and data processing services; communications, general; computer/information technology administration and management; computer systems networking and telecommunications; developmental/child psychology; economics; English composition; English literature (British and Commonwealth); health and physical education/fitness; mathematics; psychology; religion/religious studies; sociology.

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