About Dual Credit Programs
Dual credit courses are taught and graded by college or university professors. The grades earned from dual credit courses will be posted on both the student’s college transcript and the high school transcript. There are tuition fees associated with dual credit courses that vary depending on the university or college.
Middle School Dual Credit Programs Overview: Presentation Slides | Recording
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There are numerous benefits to taking dual credit courses. Students who participate in challenging curriculum while in high school graduate prepared to pursue their post-secondary goals. Completing dual credit courses can allow students to earn a bachelors or associates degree faster, which would allow students to save money in college tuition. Dual credit from both Collin College and the University of North Texas can transfer to most public universities in Texas.