Dual Credit Programs
Multiple Pathway/Dual Credit
What is Dual Credit?
A Dual Credit course is a rigorous course taught in a college or high school that provides students the potential to earn high school and college credit. Dual Credit programs include Advanced Placement, Running Start, College in the High School, Cambridge International, International Baccalaureate courses with exams, and CTE Dual Credit. These tests or courses may result in college course credit.
Exam-Based Dual Credit
Course-Based Dual Credit
- Career & Technical Education (CTE)
- College in the High School (CHS)
- Running Start (RS)
- Running Start FAQs Updated August 2018
Dual Credit System Improvement Guide Updated August 2018
Why Dual Credit?
In today's world, two-thirds of all jobs require some post-high school training or education. Taking dual credit is connected to higher high school graduation rates, college enrollment, and degree completion.