Robert G. Cole High School

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Dual Credit Program Information

Robert G. Cole High School partners with Alamo Colleges to offer dual credit courses. Dual credit allows a high school student to earn college credit and high school credit concurrently. There are many items of research that demonstrate the significance dual credit courses can play in the preparedness and success of students in their post-secondary school endeavors. 
To learn more about the Dual Credit Program at Robert G. Cole High School, please read the attached Dual Credit Registration Guide. It provides general program information along with enrollment and implementation details. 
Special Update Regarding Academic Standing: Students who fail a dual credit course are no longer involuntarily removed from the program for a year. Students will now be subject to Academic Standing Policy and Procedure for St. Philip's College.
Good Standing: GPA 2.0 - 4.0
Academic Probation: Students who begin a semester term in Good Academic Standing but fail to maintain a cumulative institution GPA of 2.0 or higher are placed on Academic Probation. Notification of probationary status is communicated electronically through students' ACES email addresses.