Options for High School Students

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Don't keep your future waiting! Start earning college credit before graduating from high school through programs available at Dyersburg State Community College.

Dual Enrollment

The Dual Enrollment program allows eligible high school juniors and seniors to enroll in DSCC courses to begin earning college credit while they are still in high school. Check with your high school counselor to see what Dual Enrollment options are available.

Dual Credit

Career Technical Education (CTE) is an opportunity for high school students to receive a solid academic and technical foundation within a career pathway of their choice. These college credits are offered at no charge to the student through a process called dual credit.

Gifted and Talented

Academically talented Freshman and Sophomores interested in enrolling in a college-level course may apply for special admission to the Dual Enrollment program as a Gifted and Talented Student.