Early College at Lake Michigan College is a great way for high school students to get a jump start on college.
Direct Credit - Classes taken at your high school or tech center during the regular school day, taught by credentialed high school teachers
Dual Enrollment - Classes taken at any Lake Michigan College location
By taking direct credit and dual enrollment classes through Lake Michigan College, Early College can help you:
- Reduce the overall cost of college
- Prepare for college by experiencing college-level courses
- Earn college credit that will transfer
- Better understand your real potential
The credits you earn in high school may also help lighten your course load when you are in college full time, making your transition from high school to college go much quicker and easier.
Early College classes may also count toward your high school graduation requirements. The key is to work closely with your high school counselor to make sure you choose the right classes.
For more information, contact the Early College Coordinator at (269) 927-6198.