Earn College Credit While In High School

About Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment is a challenging acceleration program for academically talented students who wish to earn high school and college credit at the same time. This program is open to the student from a public high school, an accredited private school, or an approved home-education program.

Benefits of the Dual Enrollment program:

  • Reduce the average time-to-college degree
  • Save money by taking college credit classes while in high school
  • Increase the likelihood of college graduation
  • Enhance academic performance
  • Participate in career dual enrollment that will lead to an industry certification. Many industry certifications will articulate to college credit toward a degree.

Eligibility Requirements

Interested students must meet the following eligibility requirements.

  1. The student must be enrolled in grade six through twelve;
  2. The student must have an unweighted high school grade point average of 3.0 or above with a minimum of three high school credits, and who has earned appropriate college placement test scores to enroll in college credit courses; or
  3. The student must have an unweighted high school grade point average of 2.0 with a minimum of three high school credits, and who has earned appropriate college placement test scores to enroll in programs leading to an industry certification or an applied technology diploma.
  • For college credit courses, achieve a minimum score on a common placement test pursuant to Rule 6A-14.064, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.)
  • Meet any additional eligibility criteria specified by the postsecondary institution in the Dual Enrollment Articulation Agreement
  • Cannot be scheduled to graduate prior to the completion of the dual enrollment course

Public School Check List

Summer 2022 Registration Steps

Summer 2022

  1. Verify Eligibility:
    • Meet with high school guidance counselor to determine if you are eligible based on the current district articulation requirements.
    • Complete testing: ACT, SAT, or PERT* test showing you are college ready. Students interested in Dual Enrollment and taking the ACT or SAT should put Pensacola State College as one of their college choices so test scores are sent to the college. (School Code: 001513) You must place in all college level scores in reading, writing, and math to take Dual Enrollment courses on a College campus. (PERT Testing Referral Form must be presented with ID for testing at PSC.)
    •  *Students may take the PERT test every 30 days. Contact Testing & Assessment for more details
    Minimum scores for entry into the Dual Enrollment Program:
    PERT ACT SAT
    Reading 106 19 24
    English 103 17 25
    Math-Inter Algebra 114 19 24
    Math-College Algebra 123 21 27.5

     

2. Complete the PSC Application

3. Activate SpyGlass and PirateMail Accounts

    • Activate your PSC SpyGlass and PirateMail accounts.
    • Pirate Mail is the official method of communication used by the College and it is the student’s responsibility to check your College email regularly.
    • Want us to text you? Log on to Spyglass, update your User Profile, submit updated information with current cell number.
Fall 2022 Registration Steps

Fall 2022

  1. Verify Eligibility:
    • Meet with high school guidance counselor to determine if you are eligible based on the current district articulation requirements.
    • Complete testing: ACT, SAT, or PERT* test showing you are college ready. Students interested in Dual Enrollment and taking the ACT or SAT should put Pensacola State College as one of their college choices so test scores are sent to the college. (School Code: 001513) You must place in all college level scores in reading, writing, and math to take Dual Enrollment courses on a College campus. (PERT Testing Referral Form must be presented with ID for testing at PSC.)
    •  *Students may take the PERT test every 30 days. Contact Testing & Assessment for more details
    Minimum scores for entry into the Dual Enrollment Program:
    PERT ACT SAT
    Reading 106 19 24
    English 103 17 25
    Math-Inter Algebra 114 19 24
    Math-College Algebra 123 21 27.5

     

  1. Apply to PSC using Workday.
  2. Once your application and eligibility requirements are reviewed and approved, you will receive an email with Workday log-in instructions to the email address you provided. This email also contains your PSC email address to be used for all dual enrollment communications with the College.
  3. Request Fall courses: Dual Enrollment Course Registration Form.
  4. Once you submit your courses, your high school counselor will review and approve or deny. If approved, PSC staff will register you for the approved courses within two business days from submission of the form.
  5. You will receive a notification once you are registered for your approved courses.

Home School Check List

1. Verify Eligibility and Get Informed

Contact the County School District Official for your county, to determine if you are eligible based on the current district articulation requirements.

Santa Rosa County

contact: Laura Austin

austinlk@mail.santarosa.k12.fl.us

(850) 983-5715

Escambia County

contact: Chris McFarland

cmcfarland@escambia.k12.fl.us

(850) 469-5448

Email the PSC contact below for your county to request information on starting the Dual Enrollment Process.

Escambia County Home School

dualenrollment@pensacolastate.edu

PSC Pensacola Campus
1000 College Boulevard
Pensacola, FL 32504

Santa Rosa County Home School - (Century, Milton, Pace, Jay)

Debbie Bigelow-Jordan

dbigelow-jordan@pensacolastate.edu

Milton Campus
5988 Highway 90
Milton, FL 32570
(850) 484-4420

Santa Rosa County Home School - (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

dgerard@pensacolastate.edu

South Santa Rosa Campus
5075 Gulf Breeze Pkwy.
Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
Phone: (850) 471-4630
Fax: (850) 471-4633

2. Complete the PSC Dual Enrollment Application Online
3. Test

Complete testing: ACT, SAT, or PERT* test showing you are college You must place in all college level scores in reading, writing, and math. *Students may take the PERT test every 30 days. PERT Testing Referral Form must be presented with valid identification (Driver’s License or State ID) For more information, contact the Testing Center at (850) 484-1656.
https://www.pensacolastate.edu/documents/dual-enrollment-testing-referral/

Minimum scores for entry into the Dual Enrollment Program:

PERT ACT SAT CPT
Reading 106 19 24 83
English 103 17 25 83
Math-Inter Algebra 114 19 24 72
Math-College Algebra 123 21 27.5 83

 

4. Complete Forms:

Located at the following link: www.pensacolastate.edu/dual-enrollment

  • District Form – completed by School District Official and Home School Principal/Parent (required every semester) (complete ONLINE for ESC county) at above
  • Home School Agreement – completed by Home School Principal/Parent (submitted first semester and again if agreement is revised) Emailed to contact above.
  • Approval/Registration Form – completed by student and Home School Principal/Parent (submitted every semester for registration) Emailed to contact
  • OFFICIAL test score report if tested outside of PSC
5. Submit Completed Forms

Email or fax all completed forms to the appropriate PSC Contact for your county.

Escambia County Home School

dualenrollment@pensacolastate.edu

PSC Pensacola Campus
1000 College Boulevard
Pensacola, FL 32504

Santa Rosa County Home School - (Century, Milton, Pace, Jay)

Debbie Bigelow-Jordan

dbigelow-jordan@pensacolastate.edu

Milton Campus
5988 Highway 90
Milton, FL 32570
(850) 484-4420

Santa Rosa County Home School - (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

dgerard@pensacolastate.edu

South Santa Rosa Campus
5075 Gulf Breeze Pkwy.
Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
Phone: (850) 471-4630
Fax: (850) 471-4633

6. Rent Your Textbooks

The PSC Bookstores will fulfill textbook orders after receiving registration information from the college. Beginning approximately 2 weeks before term start, the bookstore will contact students when their textbooks are available and ready for pickup.

Have the following with you for identification verification:

A. Photo ID
B. Schedule (copy or digital via Spyglass account)
C. Parent must be present if you are under 18

You will be required to sign the Bookstore Agreement regarding the rental and return policies. For more information, contact the PSC Bookstore at (850) 484-1515.

7. Attend Classes
  • Make sure you attend the first day of class to obtain the course syllabus as well as any other pertinent information needed for
  • There are certain eligibility guidelines that must be met to remain in good standing as a Dual Enrollment student. Make sure you familiarize yourself with the requirements and follow them to remain eligible. The requirements are in the articulation agreement posted on the Pensacola State College website: pensacolastate.edu/dual-enrollment
  • Obtain your PSC student ID and obtain a parking decal if you will be attending classes on the College campus. Your student ID is necessary for testing, library checkouts, and many other activities on the College

Students who need reasonable accommodations for a disability should contact PSC’s Student Resource Center for ADA

Services. At the collegiate level it is the responsibility of the student to initiate contact to request services. Students must register with the ADA office and present current documentation of their disability. Documentation requirements in college may be different than the documents required by high schools, so students should contact the ADA office to discuss specific documentation requirements. For more information, contact the Student Resource Center for ADA Services on the Pensacola Campus, Bldg. 6, Room 603, ADA-Services@pensacolastate.edu or by phone at 850.484.1637 (Voice/TDD/TTY).

Dual Enrollment Advisors

Summer 2022 Advisor Contact Information
HIgh School Advisor Contact Information

Escambia High

Christopher Hostler

Email

Home School – Escambia County

Saundra Colville

Email

Home School – Santa Rosa County

Debbie Bigelow-Jordan

Email

Home School – South Santa Rosa County (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

Email

Milton High – North Santa Rosa County (Private Schools)

Jennifer Hill-Faron

Email

North Santa Rosa Co High Schools (Central, Jay, Santa Rosa Online)

Halley Camacho

Email

Northview High

Alex Andrews

Email

Pace High

Stacy Young

Email

Pensacola High

Anita Bronson

Email

Pine Forest High

Edith Fox

Email

Private School – Escambia County

Laura Green

Email

Private School – South Santa Rosa County (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

Email

PSC Student Resource Center for ADA Services

Liz Moseley

Email

South Santa Rosa Co High Schools (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

Email

Success Academy

John Vitale

Email

Tate High

Mary Esslinger

Email

Washington High

John Vitale

Email

West FL Tech

Madeleine Darowiche

Email

County District Contact Information

Escambia County Charter Schools

Vickie Mathis

Email

Escambia County Home School

Chris McFarland

Email

Santa Rosa County Home School & Charter School

Laura Austin

Email

Dean Contact Information

Dean, Student Affairs

Kathy Dutremble

Email

Fall 2022 Advisor Contact Information
HIgh School Advisor Contact Information

Escambia High

Pensacola State

Email

Home School – Escambia County

Pensacola State

Email

Home School – Santa Rosa County

Debbie Bigelow-Jordan

Email

Home School – South Santa Rosa County (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

Email

Milton High – North Santa Rosa County (Private Schools)

Jennifer Hill-Faron

Email

North Santa Rosa Co High Schools (Central, Jay, Santa Rosa Online)

Jennifer Hill-Faron 

Email

Northview High

Pensacola State

Email

Pace High

Stacy Young

Email

Pensacola High

Pensacola State

Email

Pine Forest High

Pensacola State

Email

Private School – Escambia County

Pensacola State

Email

Private School – South Santa Rosa County (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

Email

PSC Student Resource Center for ADA Services

Liz Moseley

Email

South Santa Rosa Co High Schools (Gulf Breeze, Navarre)

Debbie Gerard

Email

Success Academy

Pensacola State

Email

Tate High

Pensacola State

Email

Washington High

Pensacola State

Email

West FL Tech

Pensacola State

Email

County District Contact Information

Escambia County Charter Schools

Vickie Mathis

Email

Escambia County Home School

Chris McFarland

Email

Santa Rosa County Home School & Charter School

Laura Austin

Email

Dean Contact Information

Director, Admissions

Samantha Hill

Email

Dean, Student Affairs

Kathy Dutremble

Email

Dual Enrollment Documents & Forms

Public High School

Home School

Private High School