Dual Enrollment and OPTION B
A dual credit program that allows high school students (grades 9-12) to
pursue full-or-part time study through approved colleges and universities, and receive both high
school and college credit for the successful completion of approved academic courses on the
state’s dual enrollment list.
The program pays for college tuition, books, and mandatory fees. Credit hours paid by the Dual
Enrollment program does not count towards the limit of hours paid for by The HOPE
Scholarship or HOPE Grant programs.
Dual Enrollment High School Graduation Option B (formally known as SB2) offers qualified
students an alternate path to high school graduation. Students choose to simultaneously earn a
high school diploma and a college Associate Degree, or a Technical Diploma, or two (2)
Technical Certificates of Credit in a specific career pathway. Qualified students may take some
of the high school required classes under the Dual Enrollment Program.