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Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

  1. What is a Dual Enrollment Course?
  2. Must students reapply for courses each semester?
  3. May students enroll in more than one course per semester?
  4. Who pays for the Dual Enrollment courses?
  5. Who pays for transportation?
  6. When do Dual Enrollment courses meet?
  7. Will I take classes with college students?
  8. Are Dual Enrollment courses the same courses that other college students take?
  9. What happens if a student fails a Dual Enrollment course?
  1. What is a Dual Enrollment Course?

    A Dual Enrollment course is a college level course that is offered by a post secondary partner. Students can earn both college credits and a high school credit toward graduation.

    Please click on the link below for more information:

    http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

     

  2. Must students reapply for courses each semester?

    To reapply at the same college or university:

    • Student must contact the college/university coordinator
    • Student must have successfully completed the previous course.

    To apply to a different college or University:

    • Student must apply through their high school counselor or Dual Enrollment Point Person.

    Please click on the link below for more information:

     http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

  3. May students enroll in more than one course per semester?
    • Initially, students may take one course.
    • Returning students may be offered the opportunity to take up to three courses per semester pending the approval of the college/university coordinator, Office of Accelerated Learning and the recommendation of the high school counselor.
    • Multiple course offerings are contingent on the availability of funding and cannot adversely affect equitable opportunities for other students to take courses.
    • A student may not enroll in more than 24 post-secondary credits in any school year including summers.

    Please click on the link below for more information:

    http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

  4. Who pays for the Dual Enrollment courses?

    Students and their familes assume and pay for tuition, books and any fees associated with the course. 

    Please click on the link below for more information:

    http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

  5. Who pays for transportation?

    Students and their families are responsible for the cost of transportation to/from the university she/he is attending. Eligible students are issued free SEPTA transpasses at their home high school for use between the hours of 6:00 am-7:00 pm, Monday-Friday, when school is in session. Otherwise, students are responsible for transportation after 7:00 pm, Monday-Friday, and weekends.

    Please click on the link below for more information:

    http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

  6. When do Dual Enrollment courses meet?

    Most courses meet after school or on Saturdays.  Each college or university determines the day and time that courses will be scheduled.

    Please click on the link below for more information:

     http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

  7. Will I take classes with college students?

    Students who enroll at Community College of Philadelphia and Manor College will take regularly scheduled classes with college students.

    Please click on the link below for more information:

     http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

  8. Are Dual Enrollment courses the same courses that other college students take?

    Dual Enrollment courses are the same rigorous college courses offered to other students within the college or university. They are not high school classes offered on the college campus.

    Please click on the link below for more information:

    http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2

  9. What happens if a student fails a Dual Enrollment course?

    If a student receives a failing grade, he/she will receive neither high school or college credit. Failing grades appear on students’ high school and college transcripts.  Students who fail a course are no longer eligible to participate in the Dual Enrollment program.

    Students that are experiening difficulty with a Dual Enrollment course are encouraged to talk to the professor and make use of college, university and home high school supports.

     Please click on the link below for more information:

    http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/c/ccawareness/programs--services/dual-enrollment2