Dual Credit Enrollment Process

The dual credit enrollment process for eligible high school students is broken down in the steps below. Before any student registers for courses, they must meet with their high school counselor to review the selected degree plan to ensure successfully completion of college credit and/or a college degree.

Please be aware of each semester's deadlines. Visit with your high school counselor and/or the Dual Credit staff for more information.

Ready to start? Signing up for dual credit courses is simple.

1. Decide

Make a decision on what major is right for you. If you are unsure about what major to study, take a career assessment.

2. Apply

Complete the online application for Admission to South Texas College at www.ApplyTexas.org, or in-person at one of our nearby campuses. Choose a major that aligns with your career interest.

3. Qualify

You may be exempt based on ACT, SAT, or PSAT scores, or you can also qualify with TSI and STAAR EOC. Please review the Dual Credit Testing Requirements for more information.

4. Advising

Meet with a Dual Credit Specialist to review your degree and plan your class schedule.

5. Orientation

All prospective Dual Credit students must attend a new student orientation prior to enrolling in the Dual Credit program. Check with your high school counselor to learn about upcoming orientation opportunities.

6. Register

Register online for your college courses via the JagNet student service portal.