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Did you know current high school students (grades 10-12) can take classes at Mission College before they graduate? Dual enrollment students have the opportunity to earn high school and transferrable college credit at the same time by taking classes in the afternoon, evening, or during school breaks.

Steps to Enroll - Dual Enrollment Student

STEP
1

APPLY FOR ADMISSION

Visit apply.missioncollege.edu to create an account with OpenCCC Apply and apply to Mission College.

STEP
2

ENGLISH AND MATH PLACEMENT

Students wanting to take Math or English at Mission College should visit placement.missioncollege.edu to determine the most appropriate placement using our Placement Assistance Tool.

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3

COMPLETE THE DUAL ENROLLMENT FORM

Complete the Dual Enrollment Form and obtain all necessary signatures from a parent/guardian as well as your school designee. Once complete, submit the form either via email to dual.enrollment@missioncollege.edu or in person at Admissions & Records, SEC 118 at Mission College.

  1. Please allow at least 10 business days prior to the start of the Dual Enrollment registration period for processing time. All forms received after this date will be processed as quickly as possible in the order they are received.
  2. Students registering in person must bring a current picture ID to confirm identity.

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4

PREREQUISITES

Clear any prerequisites for the courses you wish to take prior to your registration date. If you feel you have met the prerequisite, please complete the Prerequisite Challenge form.

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5

REGISTER ONLINE

After your Dual Enrollment Form is processed, staff will communicate your assigned registration date to you via email. You can check your registration date and register for classes online via the My Portal link on the home page, www.missioncollege.edu.

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6

ACTIVATE YOUR WVMCCD EMAIL
All correspondence once you register for classes will be sent to this address. For assistance with this, please visit our Student Email page

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PAY YOUR FEES

High school students are responsible for paying the Health Center Fee which can be paid via My Mission Portal or in person at the Office of Admissions & Records in SEC-118.

 

Cost as a Dual Enrollment student

Dual Enrollment (DE) students pay only the health fee and the rest of the classes are free! DE students are limited to a maximum of 3 courses not to exceed 8 units for each term. For more information please see the steps below.

Dual Enrollment Policies
  1. Dual enrollment registration typically begins three (3) weeks prior to the starts of the semester/session. Exact dates are listed below.

  2. All dual enrollment students are required to submit the Dual Enrollment Form either via email or in-person to the Office of Admissions & Records at Mission College.

  3. Students may only register for courses that have been approved by their high school principal or designee. All substitutions must be approved by the high school designee and re-submitted through a new Dual Enrollment form to Admissions & Records.

  4. If a class is full, students will be added to the waitlist for the next available open seat. Should space in the class become available, students will be notified via their WVMCCD email and have 48 hours from the time the notification is sent to register either online or in person. Once the 48 hours have passed if you have not registered, the seat will be offered to the next student on the list.

  5. A maximum of 3 courses not to exceed 8.0 units (including waitlisted courses) is permitted for each full term (including Summer or Winter sessions).

  6. Kinesiology and 900-level courses are not eligible for Dual Enrollment.

  7. Students who miss the first day of class may be dropped from the class. However, it is your responsibility to drop classes either online or in person by the published deadline should you choose to no longer attend the class(es).

  8. Review the Schedule of Classes (missioncollege.edu. “Schedule & Catalog”) to ensure you meet all Academic Deadlines.

  9. Students are expected to conduct themselves in a responsible college-environment manner – see “Code of Student Conduct” (missioncollege.edu, “Schedule & Catalog”).
Students in the 9th Grade or Below

Mission College admits a limited number of students below the 10th grade to participate in the Dual Enrollment Program. Such students often exhibit the highest levels of scholastic achievement, a desire to further challenge themselves academically, and the maturity to fully engage in college coursework.

Students who feel they meet the criteria above  are required to schedule a meeting with Connor Keese, Student Outreach Supervisor, to request an exception to  participate in the Dual Enrollment program at Mission College. Please note meeting with designated staff does not guarantee approval for admission.

Students should bring to this meeting:

  • Completed Dual Enrollment Form signed by designated school official
  • Unofficial copies of high school and/or middle school transcripts
  • Any additional documentation to support the student's request (e.g. outside coursework, achievements, etc.)
Current Mission students below 9th grade

Current or previous Mission students that are below the 9th grade, at the time of enrollment, will be grandfathered in and allowed to enroll without preapproval. These students should be directed to Admissions & Records for verification of previous enrollment.

 Get Hands-On Training While Still in High School

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High School Juniors (Class of 2021) 

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High School Sophomores (Class of 2022)

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High School Seniors (Class of 2020)

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High School Juniors (Class of 2021) 

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High School Sophomores (Class of 2022)


Thanks for your interest in being a Mission College student!