New Dual Credit Learning Opportunity in 2018-2019
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Lakeland Catholic School District Featured in Maclean's
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Lakeland Catholic School District Featured in the Globe and Mail
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What is Dual Credit?
Dual Credit creates opportunities for students to earn credits in high school and post-secondary institutions at the same time. It also provides opportunities for preferred placement (post-secondary course exemption) and workplace certification.
Overview of Dual Credit Pathways
Click pdf here (107 KB) to see an overview of the dual credit pathways available to LCSD students.
There are many benefits to Dual Credit courses including:
Dual Credit increases student engagement, it provides opportunities for post-secondary planning and career exploration, it builds students’ confidence that they will be successful at the post-secondary level, it increases high school and post-secondary completion rates, it improves students’ transition to post-secondary education, and it reduces tuition rates and/or course load.
Ask the Career Counselor at your school which dual credit opportunities are available at your school.
Dual Credit is a great way to explore possible careers and get started on post-secondary studies and training.
For more information about Career & Technology Studies programming at Lakeland Catholic School District, please contact:
Phone: (780) 826-3764
Cell: (780) 813-0538