Get a head start. Earn transferable college credit. Save time and money.

Germanna offers your high school or home school student great opportunities to earn college credit while still in high school through Dual Enrollment with Germanna.

High school dual enrollment students learning in a chemistry lab

Traditional Dual Enrollment

  • Classes are taken at your student’s high school during their regular school day.
  • Pay a contracted amount of tuition. Payment is made through your student’s high school.
  • Follow your high school registration dates and deadlines.
  • Your student’s success in a Dual Enrollment class will impact their GPA and class rank.

Steps to enroll

Two Germanna students in the courtyard at the Fredericksburg Area Campus

Independent Dual Enrollment

  • Classes are taken through Germanna, outside of your student’s high school schedule.
  • Pay Germanna’s low tuition rates by the appropriate deadline. Students are not eligible for Federal Financial Aid but tuition assistance may be available
  • Follow Germanna’s registration dates and deadlines rather than your high school's
  • Eligible classes are guaranteed to transfer to your student’s success in a Dual Enrollment Virginia public colleges and universities.

Steps to enroll

College-level learning

Classes are taught by college-level instructors

Academic support

Access to Germanna’s excellent tutoring services and library resources

Complete your Germanna degree

Ability to continue at Germanna to complete your college degree

Early College

Early College provides a structured college-level curriculum leading to a transferable associate degree from Germanna

Group of Early College students gathered in front of the Fredericksburg Area Campus

Future Educators Academy

Future Educators Academy is a college partnership lab school that prepares future elementary and special education teachers through dual enrollment using accelerated, hands-on learning.

Germanna Scholars student standing in front of the Daniel Technology Center in Culpeper

Germanna Scholars

Germanna Scholars are both full-time college and high school students working toward their high school diploma and transferable associate degree at the same time. The Scholars program is offered at Culpeper County and Eastern View High Schools.

A group of Gladys P. Todd Academy graduates at a celebration event

Gladys P. Todd Academy

The Academy is designed to prepare underrepresented students in Fredericksburg City and Spotsylvania County high schools for college success and completion of a transferable associate degree from Germanna, concurrent with their high school diploma.

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