ABOUT DUAL CREDIT
What's in it for you?
Are you planning on attending WNMU, UNM, NMSU, DACC, ENMU,
CNM, or any other New Mexico state university, college or community college
after you graduate? Then you will be required to take General Education Classes to receive a diploma from them. Many of these Gen. Ed.
courses can be taken while you are still in high school for little or no cost
to you and your family. These courses will be accepted at any of the schools
educational options and opportunities for high school students
availability to high school students
increase access to
college credit-bearing courses
little or no cost
to the student or his/her family
an early glimpse of college life
students to consider higher education
credits while in high school
the Research Says
makes it more likely that you will:
finish high school
and college better prepared for work and life
shorten the time
it will take you to complete your college degree
have the same
opportunities as other students in the state, whether you live in an urban or rural
region of New Mexico
Is Early Registration, and why should I register early?
(Spring Classes in
September. & October)
(Fall & Summer
Classes in March and April)
Make sure you get
a seat in the class you want before it fills.
You can always
drop a class if your high school schedule or your circumstances change.