• U-46 partners with Elgin Community College to offer a Dual Credit program for our high school juniors and seniors. The full-time Dual Credit program provides students the opportunity to take all of their coursework at Elgin Community College (ECC) while earning both high school and college credit for all of their courses.

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Important Dates 20-21

  • December 11, 2020-Complete the initial interest survey.

    January 31, 2021-Submit all application materials including completion of the ECC Online Application and ECC Placement Tests for priority consideration. Review the Dual Credit Application Guide (English and Spanish) for more information.

    February 15, 2021-Submit all application materials including completion of the ECC Online Application and ECC Placement Tests for final consideration. ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS MUST BE COMPLETED FOR THE FULL-TIME DUAL CREDIT PROGRAM.

    February 26, 2021-Priority consideration students will be notified.

    March 5, 2021-All full-time admissions applicants will be notified.

    March 19, 2021-Waitlist candidates will be notified.

     

  • Dual Credit Family Information Nights

    Current sophomores and juniors with an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher are eligible to participate in the Dual Credit program for the 2021-22 school year. 

    Here is the U-46 Dual Credit Program Guide referenced during the information meeting. The initial interest survey can be found within the guide. 

    The presentation from our dual credit information nights can be found here.

    A recording of our dual credit information meeting can be found here.

    If you have any questions, please send an email to postsecondarysuccess@u-46.org.

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Dual Credit Options

  • U-46 partners with Elgin Community College to offer a Dual Credit program for our high school juniors and seniors. The full-time Dual Credit program provides students the opportunity to take all of their coursework at Elgin Community College (ECC) while earning both high school and college credit for all of their courses.

    Current sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply to the Dual Credit program for the 2021-22 school year. Juniors are able to earn up to 32 credit hours of transferable credit during their senior year of high school. Sophomores who enter this program as juniors have the opportunity to earn their Associate’s Degree of Arts or Science at the end of their senior year. Upon successful completion of their graduation requirements, students enrolled in this program will graduate high school with their high school diploma and college credits. There are Dual Credit course options at high schools. Please see the High School Curriculum Guide (in English or in Spanish) for more details.

    Dual Credit class of 2019