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Summer Academies - Central Virginia Community College

Central Virginia Community College is pleased to offer an exciting line-up of career exploratory camps for elementary through high school students. Harnessing the power of STEM education and experiential learning, student participants gain valuable skills as they learn from field experts in some of the most in-demand careers now and in the future! Some of the summer 2017 line-up is listed below with more new classes still being developed.

Class registration will open online March 1, 2017


Black Rocket Computer Camps
Morning session from 8:30-11:30 a.m. for ages 8-11 and an afternoon session from 12:30-3:30 p.m. for ages 12-14.
Lego Video Gamers  - June 26-30, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Minecraft Designers - July 10-14, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Minecraft Modders – July 17-21, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)

Middle School Academies (rising 6th-8th graders)
Advanced Manufacturing - August 7-11, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Aviation - two sessions available- June 19-23 and June 26-30, 2017 at Liberty University School of Aeronautics ($160/student)
Culinary Master Chef – four sessions available July 19-21, August 2-4, August 9-11, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
CVCC Police Camp– June 19-21, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Cyber Camp – July 17-21, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Emergency! (EMS) – July 12-14, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Energy Technology – July 24 – 26, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Entrepreneurship – July 11-13, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
“Maker” Girls (An Engineering and Design Camp) – July 12-14, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($160/student)
Robot Girls! – July 19-21, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Robots!  – July 24-26, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)

High School Academies (rising 9th-10th graders)
Advanced Engineering – Dates TBD at EC Glass High School ($140/student)
Culinary Master Chef – July 26-28, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)
Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) – August 1-3, 2017 at CVCC Main Campus ($140/student)

More academies are coming!

CVCC Career Academy Scholarships
A limited quantity of camp scholarships are available. Students with financial need for camp participation will receive priority. Please download and complete the application and mail/email to CVCC, Workforce Solutions, Attn. Debra Short, 3506 Wards Road, Lynchburg Virginia 24502 or shortd@centralvirginia.edu.

2017 CVCC Career Academies Scholarship Application

Should you have specific questions regarding the Summer Academy Program please feel free to contact:

Elizabeth Narehood, Workforce Development Coordinator at 434-832-7606 or narehoode@centralvirginia.edu

Debra Short, Workforce Development Administrative & Office Specialist at 434-832-7622 or shortd@centralvirginia.edu.   

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Contact Workforce Solutions:
Central Virginia
Community College

3506 Wards Road
Lynchburg VA 24502�2498

Phone: 434.832.7607
Email: click here

Located in Merritt Hall, Room 5108

Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM