Dual Enrollment Courses and Credits
Essential Elements of State Policy for College Completion

Publication May 20137 pages

Greater numbers — and a more diverse mix — of public high school students are turning to dual enrollment programs to get a head start in college and move more quickly toward a career. This paper — one in SREB’s series on the essential elements of state policy to increase college completion — highlights recent state actions on dual enrollment in SREB states and explores its link to college completion. Recommendations and six issues for policy-makers to consider are included.