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Dual Enrollment

  • Broward County Public Schools have partnered with Broward College, University of Florida, Florida Atlantic University, Florida International University, and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to provide eligible students opportunities in college courses while in high school. 

  • Broward College

    Broward College

    Broward College Dual Enrollment for Summer 2023 (classes starting in May OR June)

     

    Deadline for ALL things DE (applications, testing, electronic forms, etc.) is Thursday February 9, 2023!!

    The deadline is set by Broward College, not PHS.

    This is for current Freshman, Sophomores and Juniors only.

     

    Here are the steps to start the program: 

    Even before you can register for classes, you must qualify and apply to the program:

      • 3.0 Unweighted HS GPA
      • Complete a BC online application as a Dual Enrollment Student and get a Broward College Student ID (do not lose/forget it as you only get one!)
      • College level in all three areas (Eng., Reading, and Math) of the Accuplacer Test.

    Student Testing Process:

        • Students go to www.broward.edu/dual and Click on Testing.
        • Fill out testing request.
        • Testing Voucher sent to student personal email.
        • Student must pass the test by deadline (or it is good for next term)
        • Sends a PDF of the Accuplacer scores to Mrs. DeMarco.

     

     

    Once all information and paperwork (Parent Signature Form and BC Recommendation Form) is submitted, the next step is online registration which opens on Wednesday March 1, 2023.

    Students have to log into their BC accounts, and complete the registration for the summer class they want to take.

    Then, students must email Mrs. DeMarco a PDF of their Broward College Summer 2023 schedule in order to participate in the program.

    BC classes cannot be scheduled during the school day.

     

    PLEASE go to the www.broward.eu/dual webpage for all of the information on how to get qualified and registered for classes.  See your School Counselor with any questions.

     

    22-23 Dual Enrollment Book Ordering Instructions

    Placement Testing Fee Flyer

    Dual Enrollment Parent-Student Information Session

     

    Dual Enrollment New and Continuing Student Information - Broward College

    Steps for Enrollment. Step 1: Confirm with your school counselor you meet the eligibility requirements. Note: If you need to take a Common Placement Test, you will need to: Apply to BC (see Step 2) Fill out the Remote Testing Request Form; Once you have filled out the Remote Testing Request Form, you will receive a voucher at your personal email address listed on the request.

    www.broward.edu

  • University of Florida

    Important Information Regarding Coronavirus

    BCPS students will continue to access their UF dual enrollment classes online.  There are no changes to any procedures at this time.

    Visit the University of Florida's health updates page for more information: http://www.ufl.edu/health-updates/

    Dual Enrollment Program Information

    Cost

    There is no cost to qualifying students for required books or tuition.

    Eligibility Requirements

      • Student must be a registered junior or senior in Broward County Public Schools
      • 3.6 unweighted high school grade point average (GPA)
      • Qualifying scores from one of the three following tests:
        • SAT- 1100 composite score
        • ACT- 22 composite score
        • PSAT- 1130 composite score

    Registration Deadline

    Dates may vary.  Check with your school counselor for more information. 

    Application

    Courses Available

    Frequently Asked Questions

    For more information regarding Dual Enrollment with the University of Florida, visit: 

    University of Florida

  • Florida International University

    Important Information Regarding Coronavirus

    Visit Florida International University's Coronavirus page for updated information:  https://www.fiu.edu/coronavirus/index.html

    Dual Enrollment Program Information

    Cost

    There is no cost to qualifying students for required books or tuition.

    Eligibility Requirements 

      • 3.0 unweighted high school grade point average (GPA)
      • College ready test scores on the PERT, SAT, ACT or ACCUPLACER

    Continued Eligibility Requirements

      • Maintain a 3.0 unweighted GPA in all high school level courses
      • Earn a 3.0 or higher in all college-level work

    Registration Deadline

    Dates may vary.  Check with your school counselor for more information. 

    On FIU Campus Program Application Process  - Select Public School Student, follow Steps 1-3

    Courses Available

    For more information regarding Dual Enrollment with Florida International University, visit: Florida International University

  • Florida Atlantic University

    Important Information Regarding Coronavirus

    Visit Florida Atlantic University's Coronavirus page for updated information:  

    https://www.fau.edu/coronavirus/

    Dual Enrollment Program Information

    Cost

    There is no cost to qualifying students for required books or tuition.

    Eligibility Requirements

      • Must be registered as a sophomore, junior, or senior with Broward County Public Schools.
      • Must receive approval from high school Guidance Counselor
      • 3.0 unweighted cumulative high school grade point average (G.P.A.)
      • Meet the minimum scores for ACT, SAT, CPT/Accuplacer, or P.E.R.T. Click here for more information on test score requirements

    Continued Eligibility Requirements

      • Earn a C (2.0) or higher in each FAU course
      • Maintain a 3.0 unweighted high school GPA
      • Submit completed permission form to assigned BCPS guidance counselor

    Important Dates

    Application

    Courses Available

    Visit the FAU registrars webpage for more information and find the answers to Frequently Asked Questions at the bottom of the page. 

    For more information regarding Dual Enrollment with Florida Atlantic University, visit Florida Atlantic University

  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

    The dual enrollment program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an aviation program that is part of the Broward County Public Schools Career Technical Accelerated Programs.  Students enrolled in the program take classes on their high school campus from instructors credentialed by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  Schools may offer courses such as drone technology, airport business, and ground operations.  

    In partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Broward County Public Schools offers the aviation program at the following schools:

      • Blanche Ely HS
      • Boyd H. Anderson HS
      • Charles W Flanagan HS
      • Coral Glades HS
      • Cypress Bay
      • Henry D. Perry Educ Ctr
      • Miramar HS
      • Northeast HS
      • Plantation HS