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双重信用 为 High School 学生

Earning college credit while you're in high school can save you time 和 money when you go to college! Enjoy more challenging courses 和 prepare 为 college. 经常, taking a class that you enjoy means you'll be more motivated to study 和 do homework 和 that translates into earning a higher grade than you would in a class that you don't find interesting. Taking college courses can also provide you with a head start on career opportunities.

Why take college classes in high school?

好处# 1: You can take more advanced classes. 奖金: You may be able to skip some introductory classes once you become a college student.

好处2: Having college classes on your transcript can help your college application st和 out from the crowd. 奖金: You'll know what to expect from college-level coursework which may help you feel less stressed about starting college.


Some schools allow high school students to take college classes as a replacement 为 one or more of the regular high school classes. 高中的大学 上课 在一些高中这两个 高中和大学学分.

Find out which 高中的大学 classes are offered 在你的高中. Meet with your high school counselor or home school official 和 obtain permission to enroll. Remember, you must meet all prerequisites 为 the course(s).

高中的大学 Course Fee In为mation - 学生 participating in 高中的大学 are assessed a $25 per course fee. Payment can be made through myMCC, 面对面, or over the phone through the MCC Registration 和 Records Office at (815) 455-8588. Payment is not required to begin classes. Additional in为mation, including billing, will be provided to families mid-semester.


这些课程都是 在你的高中, 和 the credit that you earn is "saved" or banked 为 you 在MCC. You're awarded credit after you successfully complete additional coursework 在MCC. 这些学分是 只有 accepted at 麦克亨利 County College 和 will not transfer to other colleges or universities.


High school students can take college courses without receiving any high school credit; however, they may be able to receive college credit once they enroll in a college. 双录取 courses are taken 在MCC.