VCT: Virtual College of Texas

 

The Virtual College of Texas (VCT), a consortium of all accredited, public community and technical colleges in the state, enables sharing of distance learning resources to maximize student access. By enrolling in a local college, students may take courses provided by other colleges throughout Texas, while receiving support services from the local institution. If Galveston College does not offer a specific course when needed, visit the VCT Web site at http://www.vct.org/ to view a list of classes available through VCT. The VCT website also describes to host-provider model on which the VCT system is based.
NOTE:  GALVESTON COLLEGE STUDENTS WILL ONLY BE ALLOWED RESERVATIONS TO VCT COURSES THROUGH TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNINTY COLLEGE WITH PERMISSION FROM THE GALVESTON COLLEGE VICE-PRESIDENT OF INSTRUCTION.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS!

There are two (2) steps that you must complete in order to be officially enrolled in an VCT course: (1) Reservation and (2) Registration.
  • Reservations: Contact the Distance Education Coordinator Felipe Payán at 409-944-1324, to request a seat reservation in the class. Felipe will check to ensure that the class in which you are interested is available through Trinity Valley Community College and that a seat is available. If it is, he will enter your information into the reservation system, reserve your seat and give you a Galveston College call number/section number for the course.
  • Registration: Once your seat is reserved, you will be registered in the course through Galveston College's normal registration system. 

ORIENTATION SESSIONS

All VCT students are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to attend a Distance Learning Orientation session, offered regularly by the Galveston College Distance Learning staff.  Please contact Patricia Reyes for additional information.
VCT COORDINATOR: Patricia Reyes                  
Distance Education/VCT Coordinator
Office: R-110, 409-944-1324 preyes@gc.edu
Updated 10/11/2013 - Content Author preyes