Dual Enrollment is a program that offers eligible high school students the opportunity to receive both high school and college credit for college-level courses taken at their high school, online, or on a JSCC campus. To participate in dual enrollment at Jefferson State, your high school must have a Dual Enrollment for Dual Credit Agreement with the college. Your high school counselor will have this information.
Students who participate in dual enrollment:
To be eligible to participate in dual enrollment, you must
These criteria are issued through the State of Alabama. Some Local Education Authorities (LEA) may formulate their own eligibility criteria that is articulated through the dual enrollment agreement between JSCC and the LEA. In those cases, Jefferson State Community College will abide by the criteria outline in their agreement.
A complete application into the dual enrollment program requires that you submit
If you are registering for dual enrollment English and/or math courses, you must meet the appropriate placement criteria. Placement into these courses is based on one of the following:
|ENG 101 English Composition 1||18 English sub score|
|MTH 100 Intermediate Algebra or MTH 110 Finite Mathematics||18 Math sub score|
|MTH 112 Precalculus Algebra||ACT Math sub score of 20 or higher AND “C” or higher in high school Algebra 2 or Precalculus or Calculus OR 24-25 Math sub score|
|MTH 113 Precalculus Trigonometry||ACT Math sub score of 20 or higher AND “C” or higher in high school Precalculus or Calculus OR 26 Math sub score|
|MTH 125 Calculus 1||ACT Math sub score of 20 or higher AND “C” or higher in high school Precalculus or Calculus OR 27 Math sub score|
If you are participating in one of the Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs listed below, you are eligible to apply for the CTE Dual Enrollment Scholarship. This scholarship covers tuition, fees, and textbooks for a limited number of program-specific classes each semester. For more information on the CTE Dual Enrollment Scholarship, including a link to the application, please click here.