Must have at least a 3.00 cumulative high school GPA. An exception to this condition may be made at the recommendation of the high school counselor or principal or the high school teacher in the subject area of interest.
Must have at least a 22 Math ACT sub score to register for a college-level math course.
Must have at least an 18 English ACT sub score and 19 Reading ACT sub score to register for a college-level English course.
Are eligible to receive up to $600 in financial aid per semester ($1200 per academic year).
Talk to your school counselor and parents about the DSCC Dual/Joint Enrollment Program. Discuss your educational plans as well as the tuition/fees involved in taking a college course during high school.
Complete the Dual/Joint Enrollment online or paper admissions application.
Submit an official copy of your high school transcript indicating a 3.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale.) as well as ACT scores.
Pay any balance owed or set up deferred payment arrangements at the DSCC Business Office by the advertised deadline. Dependents of public school teachers and TBR or UT employees may qualify for a discount. Discount forms can be obtained from the parent’s employer and should be received by the Business Office by the deadline to pay fees. Call the Business Office with questions at 731/286-3319.
Dual Enrollment Grant Deadlines
Apply for the Dual Enrollment Grant each semester by these deadlines:
Fall - September 15
Spring - February 1
Summer - May 15
Dyersburg Campus 731-286-3350, Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County 901-475-3100, Gibson County Center 731-855-1419. Email: enroll@DSCC.edu
Dyersburg State Community College, a Tennessee Board of Regents institution, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age (as applicable), status as a covered veteran, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal or state civil rights law. The Equity Officer has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity policies and can be reached in the Eller Building - Room 231 - 1510 Lake Road - Dyersburg, TN 38024 - (731) 286-3316 - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dyersburg State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees at the associate level. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Dyersburg State Community College.