Welcome To The Middle College

The Middle College is a program offered at Danville Community College that will help individuals 18-24 years of age obtain their GED and receive academic and career readiness training on the DCC Campus.  Our goal is to help you further your educational background and prepare you to be successful in the work place.

Students

The Middle College

1008 South Main Street
Danville, Virginia 24541-4004
434-797-8564

 

Our service area consists of:

The City of Danville
Pittsylvania County
Halifax County

Students

Middle College: Your Step to Success



Our Pledge

The Middle College commits to do the following for the participant:

  1. Provide assistance for the participant to obtain a GED.

  2. Motivate participants and encourage the development of outstanding employability skills and work-ready attitudes.

  3. Provide assistance for the participants to improve their basic and employability skills.

  4. Provide assistance in overcoming barriers which may be experienced in securing a quality job.

  5. Maintain regular monthly contact with the participant during the follow-up phase of the program.

  6. Maintain contact with employers with the intent to help this participant stay employed and achieve a significant change in status during the follow-up period.



STEPS TO SUCCESS

STEP 1

Complete 8-week GED Preparation Class

STEP 2

Complete preparation for Employment Class

STEP 3

Complete Financial Aid Process

STEP 4

Obtain Workforce Certificate

STEP 5

Participate in Career Counseling

STEP 6

Select Desired Program of Study

STEP 7

Complete a Certificate, Diploma or Degree Program at DCC



The Middle College Offers 8 Different Components in the Program


  • GED
  • CAREER EXPLORATION and DEVELOPMENT
  • WORKFORCE READINESS CERTIFICATE
  • LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
  • EMPLOYMENT and/or EXPECTED OUTCOME
  • EDUCATIONAL and/or TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
1008 South Main St., Danville, VA 24541  |  434.797.2222  |  434.688.0136 (vp)  |  FAX: 434.797.8541  |  Toll-Free: 1.800.560.4291
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