Dual Credit / Early Admission

Dual credit is defined as college classes that are taken and count as credit for high school and college.

Early Admissions is defined as students who have not yet completed high school enrolling for college classes for which they will only receive college credit. Students will not receive any high school credit. Students may be of any age.  

pdf Guide to Dual Credit & Early Admissions

pdf Dual Enrollment Checklist

Locally Articulated Credit

Reminders and Deadlines

pdf Dual Credit Scholarship Flyer

Summer 2017 payment deadline for all dual enrolled students will be on Tuesday, May 30th at 5 p.m.

Fall 2017 dual credit scholarship deadline will be on Saturday, July 1st.

Fall 2017 payment deadline for all dual enrollment students will be on Monday, August 7th at 5 p.m.

Checklist for Admissions (new students)

A student's first step in the application process is to meet with their high school counselor to receive academic advising on appropriate class selection. Students should then be ready to continue through the application process:

  • Contact a high school counselor about eligibility criteria. Home schooled students should call the Pre-College Programs & Recruitment office at (361) 485-6823 to speak with a recruitment representative.  
  • Apply to Victoria College at Apply Texas and allow 3-5 days for processing. Write down the application ID, username and password for tracking purposes.

  • Submit an official high school transcript to the Admissions & Records Office. The official transcript must be in the original sealed envelope.

  • Complete testing requirements, if needed and submit scores to the Admissions & Records Office. Either ACT, SAT, STAAR EOC, or TSI scores will be accepted. PSAT/STAAR EOC scores will be accepted for juniors only. Required scores are listed on page 5 of the Guide to Dual Credit & Early Admission.

  • Attend a required dual credit orientation along with one parent or guardian.

  • Complete and submit the following forms which can be accessed at Dual Credit Early Admission.

            pdf Dual Credit & Early Admission Agreement -Student/Parent

            Agreement Form -Complete after reading Admission Agreement

            pdf FERPA Release Form - Student/Parent

            Registration Form - Counselor

  • Pay all tuition and fees or enroll in an installment plan

Additional Requirements for Dual Credit Enrollment only and Returning Dual Credit Students

Contact a high school counselor about eligibility criteria. Home schooled students should call the Pre-College Programs and Recruitment office at 361-485-6823 to speak with a recruitment representative. 

For registration dates please contact Pre-College Programs and Recruitment at (361) 485-6823 or PreCollegePrograms@VictoriaCollege.edu for more information.


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