High School Dual Enrollment

Earn High School and College Credit Simultaneously!

Dual Enrollment is designed to give qualifying students the opportunity to receive high school credit/Carnegie units as well as transcribed credit from Fletcher Technical Community College upon successful completion of the course(s). These credits help students get a head start in their education and training before graduating high school.

Advantages of Dual Enrollment

  • Complete courses that may not be offered at your high school.
  • Enter college or a four-year university with college credit
  • Credits at the college level may be transferable to other higher education institutions
  • Save time and money
  • Have access to college resources, facilities, and services such as advising, career counseling, and mentoring

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be at least 15 years of age
  • Currently enrolled in 11th or 12th grade at a public or private Louisiana high school or Approved Home School
  • Be eligible for courses per ACT scores or Fletcher placement test scores
  • Be in good standing with your high school
  • Permission from both high school and parents/guardians
  • Enrolled in a college course for which dual credit (both college & high school credit) is attempted & recorded on both the student’s secondary and postsecondary academic record.

How to Sign Up for Dual Enrollment

  • Meet with your high school counselor
  • Decide whether you are interested in academic or technical training
  • Review ACT test scores for eligibility
  • Complete the dual enrollment application
  • Return the application to your counselor by your school’s deadline