Gateway to College

Gateway to College

Gateway to College at CCP is located on the main campus of the Community College of Philadelphia. The program offers dual-enrollment, allowing students who have dropped out of school to earn their high school diploma and college credit simultaneously.

Interested students must:

  • Be between the ages of 16-21
  • Have no more than 21 high school academic credits
  • Have the ability to complete requirements for graduation before the age of 22
  • Demonstrate reading ability at an 8th grade level or higher
  • Live in Philadelphia
  • Have dropped out of a School District of Philadelphia school at least 3 months prior to enrolling
  • Attend an orientation session at CCP and complete an application


Gateway to College
1700 Spring Garden Street, Room W4-5
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Gateway Information Line: (215) 751-8540

Contact the program via e-mail.