Getting an Online Degree or Certificate


VCT Online Programs offers you convenient access to online programs of community colleges throughout Texas, in addition to the programs offered by your local community college.

When pursuing a degree offered by a college other than your local community college, you—

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  • START at your local community college by taking as many courses as permissible—core courses such as English, history, government, and electives required by degree programs.

  • FINISH by seamlessly transferring to the college that offers the college offering the degree program, where you complete your coursework and receive your degree or certificate.

Both the START and FINISH colleges collaborate through the entire program to ensure student success.