Earn free high school credits while having fun.
If you are an academically motivated junior or senior at Abingdon, Holston, John Battle, Patrick Henry, Chilhowie, Northwood, or Virginia High Schools, you could be eligible to earn FREE college credits by participating in VHCC’s Governor’s School!
The Governor’s School is a summer program for area high school students which allows you to earn 3 college credits in a subject of your choice: Unmanned Aerial Systems, Play Analysis and Production, or Mathematical Modeling.
In addition to costs of the class + books/materials being paid for, students enrolled in the program enjoy expert, hands-on instruction and overnight travel to some incredible places! Previous groups have taken trips to New York City!
There are limited spaces in the program, so apply now! Competitive admission is based on academic performance and a selection process by the high school principles and guidance counselors.
Check back soon for 2022 Governor’s School information!