Certificate in General Education
Lord Fairfax Community College

Program Details

Lord Fairfax Community College offers an online liberal arts degree, the Certificate in General Education.  This degree in liberal arts is geared toward first-time job seekers who want to be more competitive in the job market and more valuable in the workplace.  It also provides foundational courses for students who want to move on to associate degrees or to transfer to four-year institutions.  This liberal arts degree is a good starting point for those pursuing entry-level knowledge and skills in a variety of areas while exploring the world of work and career opportunities.  It also helps you identify more specific career and educational goals. 

The curriculum teaches skills in:

  • Writing
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Computing
  • Administrative Support


  • High school graduate or 18 years or older
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges