NISD offers dual credit courses at all of its high schools as a way for students to earn college credit.
Northwest Vista College’s Dual Credit Program allows eligible high school students to earn college credit for certain high school courses in which they are currently enrolled while completing their high school requirements.
Benefits of Dual Credit:
Dual Credit increases the likelihood that a student will complete high school and enroll continue their college education.
Decreases the cost of tuition and fees for students in completing their academic degrees
New graduates enter the workforce at an accelerated rate and begin to earn wages, benefiting themselves and making positive contributions to our economy
Students can earn credit for up to 14 college courses before graduating from high school. (That would be 7 high school courses or 14 college semester courses.)
Increases student’s self-confidence!
Access to campus resources
Tuition is waived for ISDs