Dual Credit


Dual Credit is a program for high school Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors to take college courses while in high school and receive credits for both high school graduation and a college degree. Dual Credit students could earn more than 40 hours of college credit by the time they graduate from high school.

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Benefits of Dual Credit:

  • Seamless transition from high school to college

  • Greater likelihood of success in subsequent collegiate work

  • Greater likelihood of earning a high school diploma and a college degree

  • Reduced cost of enrolling in higher education courses

  • Dual Credit courses are accepted at most Texas institutions of higher education

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