Dual Enrollment – What’s the Payoff?January 25, 2018 |
by Peter Balonon-Rosen
Move over, Advanced Placement. Take a seat, International Baccalaureate. There’s a challenger in town who wants to get students college credit in high school.
In all 50 states, a growing number of high school students are taking what are known as dual-enrollment or dual-credit classes. They’re single classes that earn students both high school and college credit. Ten states now make it mandatory for districts to offer these classes.