Why should my student participate?

Dual Enrollment structures education, training, and career exploration to enable students to build academic and technical skills, acquire industry credentials, enter a profession, and advance successfully.

In a dual enrollment program, your student will...


  • explore various careers and majors options before entering college
  • learn to use labor market data to make decisions about their college major and career
  • understand the education and credentials needed for their chosen career


  • complete high school and college credits at the same time
  • ease their transition to college and enhance their chances of success
  • address skill gaps and improve study skills and academic knowledge before becoming full-time college students
  • be better prepared for college-level English and math


  • learn in a community and see educational value in having integrated support services
  • have access to peer mentors, work-experience education, internships, and more
  • save time and money