CHCP's Online Health Care Career Education in Virginia
Health care is an important job sector in Virginia. Because of the state's numerous medical facilities, Education and Health Services is ranked #2 in projected future job openings. Although health care and social assistance workers currently make up 12% of the Commonwealth’s labor force, Virginia still faces a major shortage of health care professionals in nearly half of urban and rural communities. For Virginia students seeking career opportunities, health care is a top option.