Dual Enrollment (On Campus at Triton)

  • What is Dual Enrollment?

    • For specific classes, students can earn transferable college credit at Triton College.
    • You take the class at Triton with a Triton Teacher.
    • Your grades are shared with Triton to ensure successful completion of the course objectives.
    • 50% of the tuition cost is paid by the district upon successful completion of the course.

     

    Dual Enrollment is as easy as 1 2 3

    1. Step 1: -Fill out the Triton Online application (instructions below).
    2. Step 2: -Take the ACCUPLACER placement test (no cost). We will set up testing dates for you OR you may test at Triton College at your convenience.
    3. Step 3: -Pass the course! Your credit will show up on your Triton College transcript after the semester ends! 

     

    What are the Benefits?

    • Significantly reduces the cost of higher education.
    • Begins the transition to college early.
    • Expands academic options for college-bound high school students.
    • Minimizes the duplication of courses taken in high school and college.
    • Shortens the time required to complete an undergraduate degree.
    • Provides guaranteed college credit.
    • Begins student's permanent college transcript.

     

    See what courses are offered for Dual Enrollment for Fall 2019

     

    Dual Enrollment Information

    Getting In
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    Complete the Dual Enrollment Application Dual Enrollment Application
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    Take the ACCUPLACER
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    The placement test can be waived with ACT test scores of 20 and/or SAT scores of 480 in English and Writing and ACT scores of 23 and/or SAT scores of 530 in Math. Go to www.triton.edu/placementtesting for placement test practice.
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    Enroll in Dual Enrollment with your Leyden Counselor

    Signing up for the Dual Enrollment program has its perks and benefits:
       • Transferable college credit earned from an accredited institution
       • Reduction of the number of college classes taken after high school graduation
       • Utilization of college resources and services, including the library, computer and academic labs, and tutoring services
       • Participation in college campus activities
       • Access to campus facilities

    Apply Now!

    Registration Guide

    Enrollment Verification