Germanna Grows in Stafford County

Germanna will open its doors to students in Stafford County with the expansion to two buildings at the new $20 million location.

The Barbara J. Fried Center

Located at 10 Center Street, the Barbara J. Fried Center will ensure Germanna continues to meet the needs of local employers in the high-demand fields of Cybersecurity and Information Technology.

Drone footage of the new Stafford site

The Kevin L. Dillard Health Sciences Center

Located at 25 Center Street, the Kevin L. Dillard Health Sciences Center will help double student enrollment in critical health sciences fields. Students training in the Robert C. O'Neill Wellness Clinic will serve the local community while receiving invaluable lab experience.

Opening in Fall 2024

The two buildings, totaling over 74,000 square feet, will allow Germanna to meet short-term and intermediate cybersecurity, I.T., and healthcare programming needs.

Not counting noncredit workforce training students, Germanna had 3191 students from Stafford in 2023 and that number is projected to grow to 3693 by 2025.


Course Offerings

Arts and Sciences

  • College Composition I & II
  • Computer Business Applications
  • Cost Accounting I
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Biology I
  • History of Art: Renaissance to Modern
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II
  • Intermediate Accounting I
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Digital and Information Literacy and Computer Applications
  • Introduction to the Short Story
  • Introduction to the Study of Religion
  • Precalculus I
  • Principles of Accounting I
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Statistics I
  • Supply Chain Management
  • United States History since 1865
  • United States History to 1877
  • Western Civilizations Post-1600 CE
  • Western Civilizations Pre-1600 CE

Nurse Aid/Medication Aid

  • Health Care Technician I & II


  • Competencies for Nursing Practice Lab
  • Complex Health Concepts
  • Health Care Concepts I & II
  • Health/Illness Concepts
  • Health Promotion and Assessment
  • Introduction to Nursing Concepts

Pharmacy Technician

  • Basic Pharmacy I & II
  • Basic Pharmacy I Lab
  • Coordinated Internship
  • General Pharmacology
  • Medical Terminology I
Course Schedules
Arts & Sciences
Nurse Aid/Medication Aid
Pharmacy Technician
Room Assignments
10 Center Street
25 Center Street
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"There is very strong student need and local support to have this major educational center in Stafford, which has the largest population of any locality served by Germanna."
Jack Rowley
President, GCC Real Estate Foundation

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