Germanna Online

At Germanna, learning happens wherever you are. We provide great options for online learning including degrees that can be completed online, accelerated fully online degrees you can finish in one year, and hybrid classes that can be taken both online and in-person — to ensure your education fits your life.

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Complete your degree in half the time with fast online class sessions that move you quickly to your goals (and beyond).

Explore all programs

How to get started

1. Reach out to our College Everywhere advisor

Contact Sandra Staymates

2. Become a Germanna student

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Flexible. Innovative. Accessible.

When investing in your education, quality matters. And our courses are Quality Matters (QM) certified—the industry standard in online learning. Germanna offers the most QM-certified courses among Virginia’s community colleges and is in the top three among community colleges internationally. That means you’re getting the best online education.

12- or 18-month Track

Halve the time to your degree or add some breathing room to your accelerated program. Our 18-month track is fully covered by financial aid.

100% Online Courses

We use the industry-leading Canvas learning management tool to deliver classes online and asynchronously.

Multiple Start Dates

Most College Everywhere courses run in a five-week format. Choose from any of four sessions available each semester.

Top Quality

Quality Matters (QM) certified courses meet the highest standards in online learning.

Templated Courses

College Everywhere courses are designed with a similar look and feel, removing barriers to changes in technology.

Expert Advising & Instruction

Germanna instructors—with decades of experience teaching online—lead our online classes, and an embedded advisor in every course helps keep you on track.

Start online at Germanna, finish online at top colleges & universities

Transfer after Germanna to an online bachelor’s program through these special agreements just for College Everywhere students

University of Mary Washington

University of Mary Washington

We are excited to partner with the University of Mary Washington to offer an accelerated, 100% online path to completing your bachelor’s degree in Business in just 2.5 years.

Our innovative College Everywhere program allows you to complete your transferable associate degree—100% online—in just 12 months. Start online with Germanna, finish online with UMW.

UMW Transfer

George Mason University

Transfer seamlessly and complete your bachelor’s degree 100% online or in-person.

GMU Transfer

Old Dominion University

Transfer seamlessly and complete your bachelor’s degree 100% online with ODUOnline.

ODU Transfer

University of Maryland Global Campus

Continue your online education through seamless transfer to UMGC.

UMGC Transfer

University of Virginia

Transfer into the University of Virginia’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies to finish your bachelor’s degree online.

UVA Transfer

Southern New Hampshire University

Continue your online education through seamless transfer to SNHU.

SNHU Transfer

Ready to get started?

Tell us a little about yourself! Your advisor, Sandra Staymates, will be in touch.

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College Everywhere was a good challenge that helped me focus on my skills and time management. It was a great way to get my degree fast.
Taylor Collins
College Everywhere graduate

Second to none in student success

Instructor-led online classes move quickly while giving you the flexibility to complete course work at your own pace. And you’re not on your own. Every College Everywhere class includes a dedicated advisor to support you along the way.


higher graduation rates


higher grades


higher persistence semester-to-semester

Compared to our already successful traditional Germanna students

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Are you ready to get to your educational goals fast? I’m here to help you every step of the way.
Sandra Staymates
College Everywhere advisor

An affordable online path

Our tuition is a fraction of the cost compared to most four-year schools. See how we stack up against other online schools.

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