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Introduction - Accreditation

Catalog and Student Handbook

Germanna Community College is institutionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award an Associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Germanna Community College.

In addition to institutional accreditation, the AAS nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) (3343 Peachtree Road N.E., Suite 850, Atlanta, GA, 30326 (404) 975-5000) and both the AAS nursing and the practical nursing certificate programs are approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing (Perimeter Center, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23233-1463, (804) 367-4473).

The Certificate in Dental Assisting is accredited by the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation, American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation, 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60611.

The Career Studies Certificates in Automotive Technology and Diagnostics are accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, 101 Blue Seal S.E. Suite 101, Leesburg, VA 20175

On the right of this page you will find a link to data we collect on student success and retention. This data is updated annually. If you would like more information about Germanna and our use of data in monitoring student success and learning we refer you to the Fifth Year Interim Report also linked to this page on the left. This report is prepared to satisfy requirements of our regional accrediting body. This report will be updated in 2017 as part of our Reaffirmation of Accreditation.

If you have any questions about any information provided on this page please contact the Germanna Community College Accreditation Liaison Officer, Deborah M. Brock at