• High School Student
  • Options for High School Students

  • Central Oregon high school students have several options to get a jump start on college, earn needed high school credits or pursue their GED. Some courses are taught in area high schools, while others give students the opportunity to spend time on COCC's four campuses. All high school students are expected to review the High School Student Information sheet.  

    Take college classes on a COCC Campus:

    Concurrent Enrollment   

    Take college classes at COCC while enrolled in high school. Students are responsible for all tuition, fees & books.   

    Ready to get started? Apply online and complete your enrollment steps.

    Expanded Options

    Available to some Central Oregon high school students. The high school pays for associated tuition, fees and books. Contact your high school counselor to determine if you are eligible for this program. 

    See your high school counselor to start your application, then complete your enrollment steps here.

    Advanced Diploma

    Available at some Central Oregon high schools.  The high school pays for associated tuition, fees and books.  Contact your high school counselor to determine if you are eligible for this program and to find out complete Advanced Diploma program details. 

    See your high school counselor to start your application, then complete your enrollment steps here.


    Take college level classes at your high school:

    College Now/Dual Credit

    COCC works with area high schools to offer college level courses taught by high school instructors, exclusively for high school students. 

    Contracted COCC Courses in your high school

    COCC faculty teach COCC credit courses in the high school based on a contract with the school.  This program has agreements with individual high schools.  Contact your high school counselor for offerings in your area. 


    Prepare for the GED Certification:

    GED Preparation

    COCC offers courses to help students prepare for the GED certification. This certificate indicates you have abilities and competencies similar to high school graduates and is accepted by colleges, training schools and most employers. Click for more information about GED Preparation.


    High School Counselor Information & Resources:

    The COCC High School Counselor Information & Resources page is meant to serve as a guide for high school counselors as they prepare students for the transition to college.

     

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