Dual Enrollment at College of Coastal Georgia
|ADMISSIONS APPLICATION DEADLINES|
|Spring 2020||January 2, 2020|
|Summer 2020||May 22, 2020|
|Fall 2020||August 3, 2020|
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 this program is funded by State revenues.
What are the Admission requirements?
- Must be following an academically rigorous curriculum at an accredited Georgia high school
- High school unweighted grade point average on academic classes of 3.00 or higher
- SAT score of 1050 must be achieved with a minimum score of 24 in Critical Reading and 22 on the Math test OR ACT score of 20 on the Composite section with exempting scores in the English (17) and Math (17) sections OR Accuplacer score of 237 in Reading, 258 in Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra & Statistics, and a 4 on the Write Placer.
Please note that the Accuplacer can only be taken twice per semester. There is a $25.00 fee to retake the exam. Students that wish to retake the Accuplacer must wait 30 days in between their first and second test sitting.
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 through GAfutures.org. 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, call for an appointment with your Dual Enrollment Coordinator at the College of Coastal Georgia, Mr. Linny Bailey, who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 912-279-4547. You will need to bring a completedParticipation Agreement form so that Mr. Bailey can help you register for your CCGA class(es). Some college courses have pre-requisites, which need to be met prior to enrolling in the course.
CCGA Dual Enrollment Coordinator
What else do I need to know about the Dual Enrollment program?
Dual enrollment courses consist mostly of general education courses as well as some discipline-specific courses. All institutions within the University System of Georgia have a common general education curriculum.
For more information on approved Dual Enrollment courses visit the Center for Academic Advising page at: www.ccga.edu/DEcourses