Dual Credit/Early College | TJC

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TJC offers high school students the opportunity to get a head start on college and a career with dual credit.

Dual Credit/Early College

The TJC Dual Credit program provides an opportunity for eligible high school students, grades 9-12, to participate in college courses and receive both high school and college credit for the same course. TJC offers Dual Credit through our high school partners, and an Early College High School program, where students can earn as much as 60 college credit hours in high school.


  • Start your degree now
    • Save time and money while living at home
    • Gain confidence by easing into the college experience
  • Start your career sooner
    • Complete one of our many certificate programs
    • Get better job opportunities right out of high school
  • Get the help you need
    • Tutoring and Success Coaching
    • Vaughn Library
    • And more

RELATED FAQ: How is dual credit different from AP credit?

Dual Credit
Early College
High School Partners

Benefits of Dual Credit