Dual Enrollment

DUAL ENROLLMENT

The Dual Enrollment is for high school students. The program allow students to pursue postsecondary study while receiving dual high school and college credit for courses successfully completed at the college. Courses taken in this program must come from the approved Dual Enrollment course directory - refer to www.gafutures.org. 

·         Test Score Requirements:

All students must take the SAT, ACT or Accuplacer- It is the student's responsibility to find out score requirements.

·         Additional Requirements: 

o    A minimum cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 in academic subjects as calculated by the institution for admission purposes.

o    Students must be on-track towards the completion of the USG Required High School Curriculum (RHSC) and high school graduation requirements.

o    Students applying to participate in the Dual Enrollment program must submit a completed Dual Enrollment Student Participation Agreement (each semester) signed by the student, parent/guardian and high school counselor.

o    All students must satisfy the immunization requirements prior to the first day of classes.

o    Student must take the corresponding End of Course (EOC) exam if applicable unless the student is taking the course as an elective.

·         Required Documents for first time Dual Enrollment students

o    Completed college application

o    High School Transcript- request at www.gafutures.org

o    Immunization Records

o    Proof of Lawful Presence (Drivers License)

o    Test Scores (SAT or ACT)

 

 

 

DUAL ENROLLMENT COMPLETION DEADLINES AND PROCEDURES 

(NOTE: Dates subject to change at the discretion of the institution)

   Completion means that admissions paperwork and test scores have been received by the college, student and parent/guardian have met with the high school counselor and signed the Participation Agreement, student has met with Dual Enrollment Coordinator at the  college, college courses have been scheduled, and student has provided college schedule to the high school counselor. 

 

 

Semester                                                                                   

Spring 2019                                     October 19, 2018

Summer 2019                                 April 19, 2019                                       

Fall 2019                                          April 19, 2019                                     


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PROCEDURES  

o    Qualify for Dual Enrollment: SAT, ACT or Accuplacer  and GPA (First time Dual Enrollment students only)

o    Parent/Student set up meeting with Counselor (each semester)

o    Parent/Student complete the Dual Enrollment agreement (each semester)

o    Meet with Dual Enrollment Coordinator at the college  to select courses

o    Return copy of  schedule to Counselor

o    Log in to student’s gafutures.org account and complete application for Dual Enrollment Financial Aid (MUST BE COMPLETED EVERY SEMESTER)

§  Student must notify high school counselor when Dual Enrollment application is completed in gafutures.org



 

DUAL ENROLLMENT GUIDELINES

Please read all information carefully.

 

The Dual Enrollment Program is for high school students.  The program allows students to pursue postsecondary study while receiving dual high school and college credit for courses successfully completed at the college.  Courses taken in this program must come from the approved Dual Enrollment course directory- refer to www.gafutures.org.  Students must meet testing (SAT, ACT or Accuplacer)and admission requirements for participating in Dual Enrollment.


  • Student must maintain eligibility status as outlined with the Seminole Co. Board of Education and the Georgia Department of Education.

 

  • ·        Student must take the corresponding End of Course (EOC) exam if applicable unless the student is taking the course as an elective. The student will be required to take the corresponding EOC at the end of the semester in which the course is taken.  The school test coordinator will contact the student concerning the time and place of test.   EOC scores count 20% of the student’s final course grade. 

 

  • ·        It is the responsibility of the student to obtain information regarding announcements, notices and activities that are occurring at Seminole Co. Middle/High School.

 

  • ·        Students earn one unit of high school credit for 3 hour to 5 hour courses at the college level.  For a one hour or two hour college course, students earn .5 units of high school credit.  Grades for courses taken at the college will be placed on the high school transcript and will count in the student’s high school HOPE GPA. 

 

  • ·        Student is advised that dropping a Dual Enrollment course may affect graduation.

 

  • ·        Grades earned at the college can negatively affect the student’s GPA and class standing.  This could affect eligibility for the HOPE Scholarship after high school graduation.  Failing a Dual Enrollment course could prevent student from graduating on time.  Any student who drops or fails a Dual Enrollment course will not be allowed to participate in the program the next semester

 

  • ·        College credit obtained at one postsecondary institution may or may not be transferred for credit to another institution.  It is the responsibility of the student to make sure that any college courses taken will transfer to the institution they plan to attend.  Visit www.gafutures.org and click on the Dual Enrollment, then click GATracs for more information.

 

  • ·        Non-Instructional (NI) dates/times are not applicable to Dual Enrollment courses.  Attendance is a vital component of success at the college level.

 

  • ·        Financial obligations must be met each semester with the participating college. 

 

  • ·        Student must attend all orientation meetings at participating college.

 

 

Student signature ______________________    Date _______________

 

Parent signature _______________________    Date _______________

     

 

DUAL ENROLLMENT DEADLINES

(NOTE: Dates subject to change at the discretion of the institution)

 

Semester                                           

 

Spring 2019                                           October 19, 2018

 Summer  2019                                        April 19, 2019                                       

Fall 2019                                                April 20, 2018                                      



 

            

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