John Tyler Community College is a two-year, public institution of higher education and one of the largest of the 23 community colleges in Virginia.
John Tyler Community College adds value to the greater Richmond community by offering:
- Transfer degree programs that include freshman- and sophomore-level classes that transfer into bachelor degree programs
- Guaranteed admissions agreements with more than 35 four-year colleges and universities
- More than 75 in-demand career and technical programs
- Hands-on training opportunities in high-tech classrooms and labs
- Courses that lead to industry-recognized credentials and licenses
- Personal enrichment and professional development classes for lifetime learning
- Professors committed to excellence in teaching
- High-quality, easily accessible, and affordable education for our entire community
Tyler served more than 13,600 students during the 2019-20 academic year. It also assisted more than 6,300 learners through its workforce development division, Community College Workforce Alliance.
- In fiscal year 2017-18, John Tyler Community contributed more than $300 million in income to the community.
- More than 95% of Tyler’s students remain in Virginia after they complete their educational goals, with about 80% staying in the college service region after attending Tyler.
- For every $1.00 invested in John Tyler Community College in 2017-18, state and local taxpayers will receive a cumulative value of $8.70 and students will gain $6.40 in added income.
Dr. Edward "Ted" Raspiller
- Amelia County
- Charles City County
- Chesterfield County
- City of Colonial Heights
- Dinwiddie County
- City of Hopewell
- City of Petersburg
- Prince George County
- Surry County
- Sussex County
Campuses and Locations:
- Chester Campus, 13101 Jefferson Davis Highway, Chester, VA 23831-5316
- Midlothian Campus, 800 Charter Colony Parkway, Midlothian, VA 23114-4383
- Community College Workforce Alliance at Tyler's Chester and Midlothian campuses
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Holly Walker, Public Relations Manager