Dual Credit/Dual Enrollment

Early Entry College - E2C

E2C  (Early Entry College) is an opportunity for students to earn college credit while enrolled as a junior or senior in high school. Qualified students, with permission from their high school principal or designee, are eligible to enroll in IVCC courses offered on-site at their local high schools during the day.

What is Dual Credit?

Dual credit courses are offered on-site at area high schools.  These courses are taught by IVCC instructors or High School instructors that meet the qualifications to be an IVCC instructor. What makes them dual credit is that upon successful completion of the course, the high school student will receive college credit as well as high school credit. 

What is Dual Enrollment?

When a student is enrolled in high school, as well as enrolled at IVCC.  These courses could be offered at area high schools or on an IVCC campus, but upon successful completion of the course, the student only receives college credit.   

What is Career and Technical (CTE) Dual Credit? 

Career and Technical (CTE) dual credit courses are offered at area high schools or at the Area Career Center.  The courses are at no cost to the students, and upon successful completion can be applied to a certificate or an Associate in Applied Science Degree.