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Admissions for Dual Enrollment

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Admissions Steps

Thank you for your interest in Chattahoochee Technical College’s dual enrollment program.

The Dual Enrollment Program allows qualified high school students the opportunity to maximize their education and career training by taking courses that earn college and high school credit at the same time! Students must be enrolled in the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade at an eligible public or private high school, or home school program in Georgia, and the College.

Students are permitted to take up to 15 credit hours per semester; dual enrollment funding will pay for up to 30 semester credit hours per student. *Note: State Legislation is subject to change, which could impact dual enrollment participation, eligibility, and funding.*

Students in 10th grade are only permitted to take CTAE/Occupational course and are not allowed to take CORE classes unless qualifying ACT or SAT scores are received. GSFC’s GAfutures website provides a list of funding course categories differentiating CTAE and CORE classes. Refer to the Dual Enrollment Course Directory for a complete list of approved Dual Enrollment courses.

All college pre-requisites/co-requisites must be met for the course chosen – refer to the CTC COLLEGE CATALOG for a list of pre-requisites/co-requisites.

It is important that you and your parent speak with your counselor to determine if the Dual Enrollment program is the right fit for you.


1. Complete an advisement plan with your counselor.

Upload your completed advisement plan

2. Complete the dual enrollment funding application/student participation agreement through GAfutures.org.

This is a multi-step process:

  1. Student must have or create a GAFutures account
  2. Student must complete the GAFutures Dual Enrollment funding application/student participation agreement
  3. Parent must approve the completed dual enrollment funding application/student participation agreement. An approval email from GAFutures will automatically be sent to parent once student completes Step B.

3. Complete the CTC college online Dual Enrollment admissions application.

    1. Select Apply for Admissions.
    2. Create an account by clicking the link: First time user account creation.
    3. You must select Dual Enrollment Student as the application type to ensure the application is processed properly and no application fee is charged.

4. Parent/Guardian must electronically complete and sign the Dual Enrollment Funding Acknowledgement form. This form is not to be completed by the student.

5. Student must provide a verification of lawful presence document. (Ex. GA driver’s license/permit)

6. (Home school Students ONLY)Obtain your Home Study Program Declaration of Intent from the Georgia Department of Education’s website

7. (Home school Students ONLY) The home school administrator/parent/guardian must create a GAfutures Account Profile as an Education Professional  GAfutures Account Profile as an Education Professional in order to approve funding for college courses under dual enrollment

*Optional: Upload Qualifying Test Scores, if you have them.

  • Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), qualifying test scores will not be a dual enrollment admissions requirement for Summer and Fall Semesters of 2021. With the exception of 10th graders wishing to take CORE classes. 10th grade students must submit qualifying ACT or SAT scores to be eligible for CORE classes.
  • While not required for admission, placement testing is still available to applicants who need guidance on determining which coursework is appropriate for their skill level. If you are interested in Accuplacer testing, please visit our placement testing page.

Students must complete all steps by the applicable deadline to be accepted into the Dual Enrollment program. Dual Enrollment deadlines differ than the traditional application deadlines. Students can check their application status online here and review what information is needed and what documents have been received. Please allow 5-7 business days for processing before the application status is updated.

Please visit the CTC Dual Enrollment Homepage for more information.

Summer Semester 2021 (classes from June–July 2021) online admissions application deadline is March 1, 2021. All other documents must be submitted by March 15, 2021.

Fall Semester 2021 (classes from August–May 2021) online admissions application deadline is May 1, 2021. All other documents must be submitted by May 15, 2021.