Dual Enrollment programs provide high school students a unique opportunity to jump-start their college career.
According to the U.S. Department of Education, college credits earned prior to high school graduation reduce the average time-to-degree and increase the likelihood of graduation. For parents, it is a chance to reduce future college expenses by shortening the time to college graduation.
For information about dual enrollment courses offered by Virginia's Community Colleges, please email the appropriate community college Dual Enrollment Contact.
About Dual Enrollment Programs
Dual enrollment allows qualified high school students to enroll in college coursework while still in high school.
Who is Eligible for Dual Enrollment Programs?
Dual enrollment courses are college courses. Students should understand that the amount of work necessary to succeed in dual enrollment courses is greater than in high school courses. In addition, dual enrollment courses become a part of a student's permanent college transcript. It is important to do well in these courses to realize all the benefits of dual enrollment. Student must meet the following criteria to be eligible for dual enrollment programs:
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16 high school students graduated from Patrick Henry Community College and transferred to a four-year college at virtually the same time they received their high school diploma
Dual Enrollment Resources
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