Gold Member of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce since 2005.
Washington County is home to Emory & Henry College located in Emory, VA and home to Virginia Highlands Community College located in Abingdon, VA. The Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center features videoconferencing, meeting facilities for business, and 72 degree programs offered through eight Virginia Colleges and universities.The list of participating colleges and universities is provided below.
School Guide information www.wcs.k12.va.us
Abingdon High School, Abingdon
Holston High School, Damascus
John S. Battle High School, Bristol
Patrick Henry High School, Glade Spring
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center (SWVHEC) www.swcenter.edu
Participating Academic Institutions
■Old Dominion University
■University of Virginia
■University of Virginia's College at Wise
■Virginia Commonwealth University
■Virginia Highlands Community College
■Virginia Intermont College