Wytheville Community College operates two education centers, which enhance the educational opportunities available through the college.
The Crossroads Institute is the newest educational facility of Wytheville Community College. It is located at 1117 East Stuart Drive (Rt. 58) in Galax. The Institute, the result of much collaboration between numerous local organizations, opened in July of 2005. Crossroads, with its electronic and lecture classrooms, computer labs, and conference rooms, provides space for industrial training, community meetings, curricular classes, workshops, seminars, teleconferences, and more. Special programs available there include: LPN Programs, Construction Technologies and the Cisco Networking Academy. For more information regarding learning opportunities in the Galax area, call The Crossroads Institute at (276) 744-4974.
The WCC at the Summit Center for Higher Educationis located in downtown Marion at 203 N. Church Street about 30 miles south of Wytheville on Interstate 81. The Summit is partnership with Virginia Highlands Community College and supports WCC and VHCC curricular offerings, continuing education programs, and community service. Educational activities at the center include day and evening courses, business- and industry-related training, pre-employment training, seminars for small business owners, and personal development workshops. For more information regarding WCC educational opportunities in Smyth County, call the Summit at (276) 783-1777.