Dual Enrollment Admission Requirements

To be eligible for the Dual Enrollment Program a student must:

  1. Be a junior or senior in high school. (Exceptional freshmen and sophomores will be considered for participation on an individual basis. You and your parent(s) must get permission from the school system and from the PVCC President. Please contact your school counselor.)
  2. Meet the Dual Enrollment Admissions Requirements (normally done through the Virginia Placement Test (VPT) or SAT/ACT scores-see below).

Requirements for Transfer Classes (math, English, science, social science, etc.)

  VPT COMPASS Asset PSAT SAT ACT SOL
English/Writing ENG 111 76 43 390 560 18 N/A
Reading ENG 111 81 42 390 560 18 N/A
Mathematics MTE 1 25 33 500 550 22 Algebra I


Requirements for CTE classes (IT, culinary arts, CADD, etc.)

  VPT COMPASS Asset PSAT SAT ACT SOL
English/Writing ENF 1 32 35 390 560 18 N/A
Reading ENF 1 62 35 390 560 18 N/A
Mathematics MTE 1 25 33 500 550 22 Algebra I

     3.  Have your parents' or guardians' permission.
     4.  Have the permission of your high school.
     5.  Meet all prerequisite requirements for each dual enrollment class in which you plan to enroll.