Dual enrollment (DE) students are high school students (public, private, and home educated) that enroll in select college credit and vocational programs at FGC. Credits earned at FGC count toward your college degree and your high school diploma.
Please follow the enrollment steps below to successfully begin your college career in high school! Remember that we are here to help you through this process. Contact email@example.com with any questions.
Interim Guidelines and Policy Regarding Dual Enrollment Students for Florida Gateway College
Effective June 15, 2020.
Informational Data for Student, Parent, High School and Florida Gateway College Personnel:
The Florida Department of Education released an Emergency Order (EO), DOE Order No. 2020-EO-02, in response to COVID 19. In section VIII(d), the emergency order states:
The testing requirement for student eligibility for initial enrollment in college credit dual enrollment courses taken through December 31, 2020 provided in section 1007.271(3), is suspended.
Per State of Florida guidance, this EO does not eliminate the unweighted 3.0 GPA requirement for initial eligibility and, “Florida College System institution boards of trustees may establish additional initial student eligibility requirements”, F.S. 1007.271(3).
Per the recommendation of the Department of Education and within the guidance provided by the Florida Department of Education all new Dual Enrolled Students will need to satisfy the following in order to be enrolled as a dual enrolled student at FGC:
1. Print the application for admission to the college here.
2. The common placement score received by the student and that is on file with either the high school or FGC which was completed prior to May 1, 2020 will be used and accepted for initial enrollment and eligibility as a dual enrollment student as long as those scores meet or exceed the minimum previously stated cut-off scores. If the student’s scores do not meet the minimum cut-off, the student is not eligible for the Fall 2020 dual enrollment program.
3. Student will need to have an unweighted 3.0 GPA requirement for initial eligibility
4. Students that have not completed a common placement test prior to May 1, 2020 will need to submit one of the following in order to determine eligibility for dual enrollment at FGC for Fall 2020 only:
College Ready Placement: Mathematics (MAT1033, MGF1106, MGF1107)
5. The high school guidance counselor and parent/guardian must indicate approval for each student to take dual enrollment classes at FGC.
6. Test scores in anyone of the alternative assessment instruments must meet college level readiness in both English and Mathematics to be eligible for dual enrollment eligibility.
7. A signed articulation agreement needs to be signed by all parties (parent, student, school district, FGC.
Once you are approved by your high school to take FGC classes, complete the FGC Application for Dual Enrollment / Early College and submit on or before the semester admission deadline.
Apply here –> Online Application
Complete your FGC course registration selections, which must be approved by your guidance counselor then register for classes during the open registration period.
Contact your high school guidance counselor with any questions.
Submit the following to the Dual Enrollment office for review:
Receive your letter of acceptance that will include important information like log-in information for MyFGC and student email, as well as instructions to view the DE New Student Orientation found on our DE webpage under New Dual Enrollment Students along with how to run a degree evaluation, check schedule planner and transfer information.
Call the DE office at 386-754-4300 with your Student ID# (stated in the letter of acceptance) to register for the homeschool articulation agreement meeting.
Checklist to Continue as a Standard Student
Checklist for Home School Student to Continue as a Standard Student
For all questions you may have about the application and dual enrollment process, get in touch with us!
If you are a student with documented disability or if you have a 504 Plan please see Office of Accessibility Services or call Terry Auger, coordinator of accessibility services, at 386.754.4215. The Office of Accessibility Services is located in Building 014, Room 102, 149 SE College Place, Lake City, Florida 32025.
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