Fast Facts

October 25, 2021

NACEP Fast Facts

Programs that allow high school students to take college courses in high school, known by various names such as dual enrollment, concurrent enrollment, dual credit, and early college, are popular, prevalent, and growing. The field has seen tremendous growth over the past decade the federal government and state statutes have increasingly expanded their recognition of…

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August 30, 2015

Fast Facts on Dual and Concurrent Enrollment

Ten Percent of High School Students Are Taking College Courses 1.4 million high school students took over 2 million college courses from post-secondary institutions nationwide in 2010-11. This represents 10% of highschool students, higher in upper grades given the vast majority of students taking these classes are Juniors and Seniors. In Iowa, half of high…

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