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Secondary Education Initiatives: College Credit Now!
Technical Certificate of Credit (TCC)
8 weeks to 1 year
Usually 1 to 1 ½ years
Applied Associate of Science Degree (AAS) Usually 2 years
Flexible class schedules
Classroom – day and evening courses
Faculty are industry experienced
Education & Technology Programs
Trade & Agriculture
And Many More!
Tuition payment of $62.57 per credit hour
Each are measured at checkpoints for eligibility
Each has a CAP on credit hours in which they can receive payments.
Secondary Initiatives - Vision
Improve high school completion rates
Improve transition of students from high school of college
Prepare students for college and careers
Earn College Credit While Still In High School
**Includes MOWR, Dual Enrollment, Joint Enrollment, and Accel
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Secondary Education Initiatives
College Credit Now!
High School students take courses from a postsecondary institution while still enrolled as a high school student and receive credit at both the high school and postsecondary institution for core courses.
Georgia Student Finance Commission
High School students take courses from a postsecondary institution while still enrolled as a high school student and receive credit at both the high school and postsecondary institution.
High school students take courses at a postsecondary institution while still enrolled as a high school student and receive college credit only at the postsecondary institution.
High School Juniors and Seniors satisfy high school graduation requirements while enrolled full-time (12-15 semester hours) at a postsecondary institution.
Covers 100% Tuition
and mandatory fees
Every state education agency, postsecondary institution, and local school system should provide all high school students with opportunities for accelerated learning through dual credit coursework leading to at least six postsecondary credits and have as a collective goal to graduate every student with postsecondary credit.
TCSG CourseUSG Course Equivalent
TCSG CourseUSG Course Equivalent
English Composition I ENG 1101
English Composition 11 ENG 1102
Public Speaking SPCH 1101
Biology I BIOL 1111 (L)
Biology II BIOL 1112 (L)
Chemistry I CHEM 1151 (L)
Chemistry II CHEM 1152 (L)
Intro to Statistics MATH 1127
Pre-Calculus MATH 1113
Calculus MATH 1131
College Algebra MATH 1111
Math Modeling MATH 1101
Intro to Physics I PHYS 1111 (L)
Intro to Physics II PHYS 1112 (L)
Agnes Scott College
Clark Atlanta University
Savannah College of Art & Design
Toccoa Falls College
Young Harris College
GICA Articulation Agreements
52 courses are included in the Articulation Agreement
An articulation agreement is established by institutions to aid in a seamless transition without repetition of coursework already mastered in high school. Student will successfully pass the college exemption exam and matriculate to receive credit.
Round I Official Assessments – Spring, 2013
Round II Pilot Launch - Fall, 2013
Technical College High School Coordinator
**NO COLLEGE GUARANTEES THE TRANSFER OF CREDIT. IT IS UP TO THE COLLEGE FOR WHICH YOU ARE APPLYING TO AWARD TRANSFER CREDIT.
You may choose to stay in the technical college and complete your course work towards your goal.
Transfer to another college.
Move on When Ready
Dianne Lassai Barker
Technical College System of GA