About Nursing and Health Technologies

A healthcare career can be rewarding and lucrative for those with a strong work ethic, compassion, and good communication skills. Healthcare programs at Germanna Community College prepare students with excellent academic and clinical experience to become skilled healthcare professionals.

Programs at a Glance

Program Duration Full Time Part Time Licensure/Certification
Nursing (RN) 2 years yes no yes
LPN to RN for Advanced Standing 2 years yes no yes
Dental Hygiene 2 years yes yes yes
Dental Assisting 1-2 years yes yes yes
Physical Therapist Assistant 2 years yes no yes
Allied Health 1 year yes yes no
Nurse Aide 8 weeks no yes yes
Pharmacy Technician 1 semester yes yes yes
Practical Nursing 1 year yes no yes
Surgical Scrub Nurse (post LPN) 1 semester yes no no