Dual Enrolled/Accel Student

An applicant who is a high school junior or senior may take courses while still in high school and earn both high school and college credit. To participate in the Dual Enrollment program, applicants must be enrolled in an accredited public or private secondary high school. Dual Enrollment/Accel students can take their courses at both the Swainsboro and Statesboro locations.

Homeschooled students may be considered for joint enrollment if they are enrolled in Non-traditional Educational Centers that are recognized by GAPSAC or by state departments of education. Students attending non-accredited home school programs or non-accredited high schools may also be eligible to participate in joint enrollment opportunities if they meet all general admission requirements for dual enrollment and have validated their on-track Required High School Curriculum (RHSC) units according to the policy of the institution to which they are applying. Institutions are encouraged to include information about joint enrollment requirements for students from non-accredited home school programs or non-accredited high schools in their catalog and on their web sites.(BOR Handbook Section 3.2.6)

Dual Enrollment applicants from accredited public or private secondary Georgia high schools will need to submit the following:

  • EGSC Application for Admission (Download here)
  • Completed ACCEL application via GaCollege411 (Visit website here)
  • Completed MOWR paperwork (please contact HS Counselor)
  • Official Preliminary High School Transcript
    To be considered for Dual Enrollment applicants must submit a high school transcript with grades from Freshman to Sophomore/Junior level as well as next year schedule. Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale in required high school curriculum courses, excluding electives and weighted grades.
  • SAT/ACT Scores
    Minimum SAT combined score of  970 with at least a minimum 430 Critical Reading and 400 Math OR a minimum ACT composite of 20 with at least a minimum score of 17 English and 17 Math. (SAT Writing and ACT Reading do NOT factor into combined score).
    Information for requesting official scores can be found at or
  • EGSC Certificate of Immunization
    Must have all required immunizations - MMR1 & 2, Chickenpox/Varicella, Hepatitis B series, and a Tetanus shot 2003 or laters
  • Parental Consent Form
    Written permission from the parent or guardian to participate in the program which will be given to student after acceptance.

For a print-version of the Dual Enrollment checklist, please click here.

For additional information regarding Dual Enrollment, please see program information and regulations.

Special Note: All grades issued to Dual Enrollment students will be recorded as letter grades based on the College’s grading system. College instructors will not issue numerical grades.

For a listing of approved courses, please click here.