Dear Prospective Students:
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is a place where students, faculty and administration interact with a true sense of community. LFCC provides a positive, caring and dynamic learning environment that inspires student success, values diversity and promotes community vitality. At LFCC, you will be surrounded by supportive individuals who care about your education, who share your aspirations and who claim your goals as their own.
Whether your goal is to transfer to a four-year college or university, pursue education to advance your career, or simply take courses for self-enrichment, our commitment to your success begins with top-notch faculty who are dedicated to teaching curriculum that is exciting and engaging. These courses will help you develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills that will prepare you to take advantage of opportunities that will present themselves in your near future.
Throughout your LFCC college experience, you will encounter dedicated faculty and an entire community ready to help you meet your goals. With over sixty-five academic programs to select from, you have a wide range of options. Courses are available in traditional and summer semesters during the day as well as convenient evening, Friday-only, weekend, and eight-week formats. Many courses are also available online or in a hybrid format, allowing students to attend a course anytime and from any location with an Internet connection. Both online and hybrid classes will help you develop technological skills that will be critical to your success in the 21st century, global business community. Transfer articulation agreements are available for a smooth transition to a significant number of four-year colleges and universities. In addition, professional development and short-term training courses taught by industry professionals can help you improve your skills to advance in the workplace.
Regardless of which courses you take, and when, you will have excellent student support services designed to enhance our student-centered experience, including financial aid and scholarship assistance, academic advising, career planning, online registration and payment account options, as well as free tutoring services. Through peer learning and a diversified program of student activities, LFCC also provides you with opportunities to enrich your personal development beyond the classroom by developing social and leadership skills to gain confidence, learn more about yourself and your community, and to work in partnership with others.
Learn more about the many facets and value of a Lord Fairfax Community College education. Our website offers information on our programs and services; however, if you have questions or need assistance with educational planning, please contact us as we are always exploring ways to improve what we do.
We thank you for this virtual visit. We hope that you will join our community of life-long learners and we look forward to being by your side every step of the way!
– Dr. Cheryl