Dual Enrollment is for students that wish to take college level coursework for credit towards both high school and college graduation requirements.
Students who are interested in pursuing this opportunity for the 2020-2021 School Year are required to meet with their counselors for more information and to obtain the Dual Enrollment and Participation Agreement Form.
***NEW LEGISLATION= Students are limited to 30 credit hours. 11th and 12th-grade students are eligible. 9th-grade students no longer eligible. 10th-grade students eligible for approved CTAE courses.
STEPS TO APPLY TO DUAL ENROLLMENT:
a. Determine deadline(s) and requirements (checklists and requirements are on the college webpage).
b. Schedule and take an SAT/ACT for 4-year colleges OR schedule and take the Accuplacer for 2-year colleges. **Take these ideally a few months before you plan on applying.
c. Student AND Parent – email counselor to schedule a meeting to complete:
1. Academic advisement to create a plan for graduation.
2. Complete the CCSD Dual Enrollment and Participation Agreement Form (which will become available to you at the meeting) and return the form to your counselor by APRIL 1st.
d. Complete the Dual Enrollment application on the college's Dual Enrollment website by the college's deadline.
e. Send your SAT/ACT scores to the college via the testing agency website (Collegeboard.org or ACT.org).
f. Submit an official copy of your high school transcript to the college electronically on www.gafutures.org
g. Submit Dual Enrollment Participation Agreement Form to the college (upload online to their admission site as a part of the application).
h. Complete the DE funding application on www.gafutures.org
i. Give your high school counselor a copy of your college schedule each semester.
Dual Enrollment Local Options and Deadlines
ALL DATES and REQUIREMENTS below are SUBJECT TO CHANGE! It is the student/parent responsibility to verify. For the best possible college scheduling it is STRONGLY ADVISED that parents/students meet with their WHS counselor at least one month before the college application deadline.
CCSD DEADLINE DATES for participation in DE: Fall Participation: Deadline of April 1st / Spring Participation: Deadline of October 15 / Summer Participation (if available): March 15
(Info sessions Oct. 1,7,13,22 6-7pm at the North Metro Campus. RSVP is required). Click here for more info.
GPA: No minimum GPA for admission but students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA every semester to continue the program.
SAT: Reading 25, Writing 26, Math 24
ACT: Reading 19, English 19, Math 19
PSAT: Reading 23, Writing and Language Arts 24, Math 22
Accuplacer: English/Sentence Skills 70, Reading 64, Arithmetic 34 and Elementary Algebra 57
Application Deadlines (all materials must be received by 4:30pm)
Summer Deadline: March 1, 2021
Fall Deadline: May 1, 2021
Kennesaw State University:
AGE: Must be classified as an 11th or 12th grader. Students that are under the age of 16 by the first day of class must submit the Dual Enrollment Program Acknowledgment Form for Minors.
GPA: 3.0 minimum unweighted core GPA as recalculated by KSU
SAT: Minimum Composite Score of 1050 (minimum Evidence-based Reading and Writing test score of 500 AND minimum Math section score of 490)
ACT: 20 composite or higher AND minimum English or Reading score of 18 and Math score 18
Last Test they will accept for their March Deadline is the February ACT and March SAT
The following course must be completed with grades by the first day of classes to be considered for admission: 2 units of English, 2 units of Math (completion of Algebra 2), 2 units of Science, 1 unit of Social Science
Summer Deadline: March 15, 2021
Priority Fall Deadline: November 2, 2020
Final Fall Deadline: April 1, 2021
Reference Guide with FAQS: https://dep.kennesaw.edu/docs/owl-advising-spring-2021-de-reference-guide.pdf
AGE: Must be entering 11th or 12th grade
GPA: 3.25 minimum unweighted core
SAT: Have a minimum combined SAT Math and Evidence Based Reading and Writing score of 1110 (minimum of 530 Evidence based reading and 540 in math)
ACT: Minimum composite score of 22 (minimum of 22 in math and 40 in English and reading)
Other: Be eligible for placement into English 101 and Math 102 at Reinhardt
Fall Deadline: March 1st, 2021
Georgia Highlands College
AGE: Students must be age 15 or older by the first day of the semester of enrollment
GPA: 3.0 or higher in core classes
SAT: Minimum Composite Score of 1050 (26 reading and 24 Math)
ACT: Minimum composite score of 20 (English 20 and 18 Math)
Other: Students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA every semester to continue the program.
Fall Deadline: April 1st, 2021
Click here to be redirected to the GAFUTURES site which will give you more Info about Dual Enrollment opportunities.
Click here for answers to frequently asked questions.