Dual Enrollment (On Campus at Triton)

  • Did you know that students who earn 15 hours or more of college credit before graduating from high school are two times more likely to complete a post-secondary program!

     

    What is Dual Enrollment?

    • Open to students in grades 9-12
    • You take the class at Triton with a Triton Teacher.
    • Your grades are shared with Leyden to ensure the successful completion of the course.
    • 50% of the tuition cost is paid by the district upon the successful completion of the course. The current cost at Triton College is $133.00 per credit hour.

     

    See what courses are offered for Dual Enrollment

    Search Triton College's Spring 2023 Sections

     

    Dual Enrollment Information

    Getting In
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    Complete the Dual Enrollment Application (Dual Enrollment Application)
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    Take the ACCUPLACER if required
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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 (TDE 101 /102) with your Leyden Counselor

    Signing up for the Dual Enrollment program has its perks and benefits:
       • Transferable* college credit earned from an accredited institution (limitations may apply)
       • 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

     

    Dual Credit New Student Orientation Info- This is a great resource for all your Dual Credit Questions.

    Dual Enrollment Verification

     

    If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mr. Frank Holthouse at 847-451-3031 or fholthouse@leyden212.org.