Dual Credit Program

  • District 300 offers our high school students several opportunities to earn tuition free college credit. For addtional information, students should speak with their counselor.

     

    ECC Full-Time Pathway

    High school juniors can enroll as full-time students, during the day, and take a full year of college classes leading to a two-year Associates Degree (24 to 32 hours of a 60-hour program).

    Associate Degrees include:

    • Associate of Arts
    • Associate of Science

    District 300 will cover the cost of tuition; students will be responsible for the cost of books, provide their own transportation, and own their own device. A D300 Chromebook will not be provided.

    Available to High School juniors and seniors.

    Students must be current students enrolled full time in a District 300 high school at the time of enrollment to be considered for entrance.

     

    ECC Part-Time General Education Courses

    High school seniors can enroll as part-time students, during the school day. For course information, please click here.

    D300 covers the cost of tuition; students are responsible for the cost of books and for providing their own transportation.

    Available to High School juniors and seniors.

    Students may not take more than 7 credit hours per semester.

    Students must be current students enrolled full time in a District 300 high school at the time of enrollment to be considered for entrance.

     

    ECC Part-Time Career Technical Education Courses

    High school seniors can enroll as part-time students, during the school day, and take college classes in over 20 career and technical areas. Industry-recognized certification is available in a number of high-demand areas. For more information, please click here.

    District 300 covers the cost of tuition; students are responsible for the cost of books and for providing their own transportation. 

    Availble to High School juniors and seniors.

    Students may not take more than 7 credit hours per semester.

    Students must be current students enrolled full time in a District 300 high school at the time of enrollment to be considered for entrance.

     

    Important Dates

    • Dual Credit Contract & Applications due to counselors by no later than February 1, 20201
    • All ECC-required entrance exams must be completed by no later than February 15, 2021
    • Admission decisions will be determined on or before March 5, 2021

     

    Program Guide

    Click here to view the Program Guide. 

    Click here to view the Program Guide in Spanish.  

     

    Application Guide

    Click here to view the Application Guide. 

    Click here to view the Application Guide in Spanish.