Pathways to Earn College Credit in High School
Explore how your student can take college classes and/or earn college credit for free, including Dual Enrollment!

There are several ways your student can earn free college credit at Eastern Florida State College while in high school. The options include:

  • Dual Enrollment
  • Early Admission
  • Advanced Standing Credit
  • And More

We shared lots of information about these options at our most recent Parent Preview Night in April. Thank you to all those who attended to learn how high school students can reduce time and money spent on college, get students ready for the rigors of college coursework, and strengthen university applications.

Dual Enrollment Exploration Resources

Dual Enrollment by the Numbers

  • Brevard families saved $5.3 million dollars in tuition last school year thanks to dual enrollment
  • 349 high school seniors graduated with both their high school diploma and A.A. degree from EFSC in Spring 2022, preparing them to transfer right to a University
  • 3,694 Brevard students took dual enrollment classes at EFSC during the 2021-22 school year
  • 375 high school seniors attended EFSC as full-time college students in the 2021-22 academic year through our Early Admission program.

Advanced Standing Credit

Advanced Standing Credit is a pathway toward earning college credit while still in high school through career and technical education. Students can earn FREE college credit after high school for taking certain combinations of qualified courses in high school and college.  

View all high school to college credit options. Explore the process for Dual Enrollment, Early Admission and Advanced Standing Credit and reach out to our Accelerated Programs Office if you have questions.