Dual Enrollment at the College of Coastal Georgia
|FINAL DUAL ENROLLMENT APPLICATION DEADLINES|
|Summer 2021||April 1, 2021 (Priority)|
May 24, 2021 (Final)
|Fall 2021||June 1, 2021 (Priority)|
August 3 2021 (Final)
|Spring 2022||December 1 (Priority)|
January 3, 2022 (Final)
What is Dual Enrollment?
Dual Enrollment is a program designed for exceptional high school students who wish to take approved classes at the College of Coastal Georgia. When satisfactorily completed, such courses will count both toward high school graduation and college credit. Tuition for most courses in this program is funded through the Georgia Student Finance Commission.
How do I learn more about the program?
Interested in earning college credit now? Take the first step and join us for an informational meeting as we highlight the benefits of the Dual Enrollment program, topics pertaining to the admissions process, financial funding, and academic advising. The program will last approximately 45 minutes to one hour.=-What are the Admission requirements?
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High School GPA:
3.0 on Required High School Courses (RHSC) Courses
Not required for 2021 admission
Successful completion of the 9th grade is required*
English Learning Support Exemption
Successful completion of 2 RHSC English units; OR,
Math Learning Support Exemption
Successful completion of high school Algebra II or the equivalent; OR,
* Please note, students in the 10th grade are only eligible for approved courses listed on the Course Directory and for funding through the state of Georgia if they have a minimum SAT score of 1200 or a minimum ACT composite score of 26 in a single national test administration.
What Steps Must I Take To Become A Dual Enrollment Student?
Step 1: Discuss your plan to apply for Dual Enrollment with your parents and high school counselor. Work with your high school counselor to ensure you meet the Dual Enrollment requirements (i.e. GPA, SAT/ACT scores, etc). Your high school counselor will assist you in selecting your high school classes and your college academic advisor will assist you in selecting your college classes.
Step 2: Apply to the College of Coastal Georgia .
If you wish to speak to an Admission Counselor to get more information before applying, please contact:
CCGA Dual Enrollment Admissions Counselor
Step 3: Apply online for the Dual Enrollment program at www.ccga.edu/apply. Your high counselor will be able to assist you with setting up your account. After completing the Dual Enrollment application, you need to meet with your high school counselor to discuss approved courses.
Step 4:When you receive notification that you have been accepted to the College of Coastal Georgia, please complete the online dual enrollment funding application available through GAFutures.org. Both you and your parent must complete this application before meeting with your high school counselor to discuss which college class(es) to take. Once you have met with your counselor, contact Mr. Linny Bailey, the Dual Enrollment Advisor at the College of Coastal Georgia for an appointment. He can be reached at email@example.com or 912-279-4547.
CCGA Dual Enrollment Coordinator
What courses are available?
Visit Coastal Georgia's class schedule (http://schedule.ccga.edu/) and click the checkbox to highlight dual enrollment courses.
Approved courses include:
- Core academic areas (English, math, science, social studies and world (foreign) languages)
- Course categories such as: fine arts, physical education and health are no longer eligible.
- The list of courses approved for dual Enrollment funding can be found in the GAfutures website: Dual Enrollment Course Directory
What are the limits on the state-funded Dual Enrollment funding Program? -
- The Dual Enrollment Funding Cap is 30 credit hours. The hours are based on hours paid by Dual Enrollment funding for terms of enrollment in the program.
- All first-time students effective Summer term 2020 and beyond are subject to the Dual Enrollment Funding Cap.
- Students who received Dual Enrollment funding for 18 credit hours or less through Spring term 2020, are subject to the Funding Cap. For Summer Term 2020 and later, these students may receive funding for the remaining credit hours up to the Dual Enrollment Funding Cap of 30 credit hours. Example: A student who received Dual Enrollment funding for 15 credit hours through Spring term 2020, may receive Dual Enrollment funding for 15 credit hours
- If a students received Dual Enrollment funding for 19 credit hours or more through Spring term 2020, the Funding Cap is extended for an additional 12 credit hours of funding. Example: A student who received Dual Enrollment funding for 19 credit hours through Spring term 2020, may receive Dual Enrollment funding for additional 12 credit hours.
- Students may choose to self-pay for additional credit hours/courses beyond the Funding Cap of 30 credit hours