High school students can get a jump on a college degree or a career while meeting high school graduation requirements. Public, private, and home-school students can enroll for the program and take courses tuition-free.
Why DE@MTC is right for you.
- 一个ccelerate academic achievement by getting an early collegiate start
- SAVE thousands of dollars while getting up to two years worth of college credits
Is dual enrollment really worth it? Check out what students in the program and their parents have to say about DE@MTC.
|他们如何比较||Dual Enrollment (DE)||一个dvanced Placement (AP)|
|Boosts GPA due to heavier weighting||✅||✅|
|Stands out on college applications||✅||✅|
|Saves time and money||✅||✅|
|一个wards college credit||必须用C或更好地传递课程||Must score high on the AP Exam|
|Classes completed in one semester||✅|
|Explore different possible majors and careers outside typical high school offerings||✅|
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Have questions about dual enrollment at MTC?
Contact one of our dual enrollment counselors or email firstname.lastname@example.org call 803.738.7178.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Dual enrollment is when a student is enrolled in a high school and college at the same time. DE students take courses that count for college credit. MTC offers dual enrollment as an option to high school students who live in Fairfield, Lexington, and Richland counties. These courses may be taken on high school campuses, one of the MTC campuses, online or virtually.
- How is it tuition-free?
如果一名学生每学期至少六个学分，学生将免费参加DE @ MTC，因为南卡罗来纳州彩票援助计划和南卡罗来纳劳动力和行业需求奖学金。学生需要提交的形式，以便进行学费的课程，例如彩票学费援助豁免。使用我们的双重入学顾问来了解更多信息。
- Do I have to purchase books?
Students are responsible for covering the costs of textbooks for DE@MTC courses, unless the costs are being covered by the student’s high school.
- Who will be my teacher?
- Will my dual enrollment credits course credits transfer to another college or university?
是的。MTC's general education college courses transfer to most colleges and universities across the nation. In addition, selected colleges and universities also accept courses from MTC's applied technical and professional programs. However, individual institutions reserve the right to ultimately determine transferability of credits. Students should contact the college to which they intend to attend to ensure that their courses transfer.
- How do I enroll?
2. Find out if you’re in a district that offers DE classes at your high school.
3. Take Dual Enrollment courses that are available through an online (asynchronous) or virtual (synchronous) delivery mode.
Please see your high school counselor to find out which option is best for you. Also, your MTC dual enrollment counselors are always ready to help.
Regardless of the option that you choose, you must submit the following:
- Dual Enrollment Application for Admissions
- Qualifying Credentials for Admissions and Placement (星期六,一个CT,一个CCUPLACER，高中成绩单，AP，IB等）
- Lawful Presence Form
- DualEnrollment Agreement Form
- Lottery Tuition Assistance Waiver RequestForm
- How does course registration work?
If you attend an area high school/district where courses will be offered at/through your school, your counselor will send your registration requests to MTC for you. All other students should submit a completed dual enrollment application and receive your acceptance, email us email@example.com arrange your Dual Enrollment advisement session.
- Do DE@MTC students have access to college resources?
- What other programs involve DE@MTC students?
The Midlands Youth Apprenticeship Program
The Midlands Youth Apprenticeship (MYA)program is a local partnership between the Columbia Chamber of Commerce, MTC, Apprenticeship Carolina, and participating Midlands school districts and employers across a variety of industries.
Educational Talent Search
If you are a middle school or high school student in Fairfield or Lexington county, you may be eligible to participate in a program designed to motivate and support students from disadvantaged backgrounds in their pursuit of a college degree.教育人才搜索（ETS）is a federally funded TRIO program of the U.S. Department of Education. TRIO programs provide academic tutoring, personal counseling, mentoring, financial guidance, and other supports necessary for educational access and retention.
This program provides fundamental support to participants in their preparation for college entrance.Upward Boundserves high school students from low-income families and high school students from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor's degree.
- Can earning college credits while in high school effect scholarship possibilities?
It is possible that taking dual enrollment courses could impact a student’s future college scholarship possibilities, such as the Life Scholarship. Students should enter into DE courses with an understanding of the expectations of a college course and the perseverance to see it through. Students may contact their high schools counselor or MTC counselors for specific information regarding DE and scholarships.
- Do parents have access to student academic information?
是的。DE @ MTC学生必须同意允许发布等级，出勤，学术，纪律处分，财务义务或其他学生资料给父母或法定监护人。还将作为本协议的一部分向学生的高中提供学术信息。