Who is Eligible for DUAL Credit
- 16 years of age or older
- At least 1/2 of high school credits completed or in progress
- 3.0 overall GPA - recommend students have a 3.0 overall GPA in their CORE classes
- Counselor Approval
The eligibility perimeters for DUAL credit have been set by the colleges and universities offering the courses. These requirements have been proven to help ensure students enrolling in DUAL credit classes are academically and emotionally ready for the requirements of college level courses. However, there are times when exceptions are made and counselors’ approval is given to students not meeting the above criteria. Below are some examples:
- Courses offered on the CHS campus may allow students under the age of 16
Students interested in taking DUAL credit courses, but who do not meet the minium eligiblity standards should meet with their high school counselor.