Dual Enrollment


Dual Enrollment is a program that allows high school students to take college classes before graduating from high school. Students take classes to receive high school credit and college credit. One semester of a Gwinnett Technical College course equals a full year of a high school course.

  • Save time! Get a head start on your college education while finishing your high school diploma.
  • Save money! Tuition, mandatory fees and textbooks are covered.*
  • Save HOPE credits! Credits do not count towards HOPE allotment.
  • Flexible schedule! Participate during the fall, spring, and summer semesters.
  • Variety of courses! General Education and Technical courses are offered on-campus and online (Course Catalog). 
  • Transfer your credits! General Education courses transfer to all University System of Georgia colleges (Transfer Agreement).
*In some cases, students may need to pay additional supply fees or purchase supplies or equipment.


To be eligible, a student must:
  • Be at least 14 years of age by the first day of the semester in which the student participates in Dual Enrollment.
  • Be enrolled in the 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade of a private or public high school in Georgia, or a home study program in Georgia operated in accordance with state law
  • Be accepted to Gwinnett Technical College.
  • Be enrolled in courses listed in the approved Dual Enrollment Course Directory
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) as defined by Gwinnett Tech (Satisfactory Academic Progress).
  • There is no GPA requirement for admissions to Gwinnett Tech.

Program Level: Degree

ACCUPLACER Reading Comprehension 64
Sentence Skills 70
Arithmetic 34
Elementary Algebra 57
SAT (Old) through 02/2016 Verbal 480
Math 440
SAT (New) beginning 03/2016 Reading 25
Writing 26
Math 24
ACT English 20
Math 19
Reading 17

Program Level: Diploma/Certificate

ACCUPLACER Reading Comprehension 55
Sentence Skills 60
Arithmetic 34
SAT (Old) through 02/2016 Verbal 430
Math 400
SAT (New) beginning 03/2016 Reading 24
Writing 25
Math 22
ACT English 17
Math 17
Reading 15

Find out more about the ACCUPLACER placement test.

Academic Calendars
Pay close attention to the following dates and deadlines on the calendar:
  • Complete Admissions Application File for Early Registration and Late Registration
  • Early Registration and Late Registration periods
  • Classes Begin and Classes End dates
  • Drop & Add date
  • All Withdrawal deadlines
Be sure to adhere to any additional deadlines at your high school.
Apply Online
Contact the Dual Enrollment Office
  • Lawrenceville Campus
    5150 Sugarloaf Parkway
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
  • Alpharetta-North Fulton Campus
    2875 Old Milton Parkway
    Alpharetta, GA 30009
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