Dual Enrollment

PGCPS has a partnership with Prince George’s Community College and Bowie State University. Students may take courses from a list of Dual Credit courses. Tuition is paid for by PGCPS, leaving students only responsible for the cost of university fees and books. Students who receive Free or Reduced Meals will also have the cost of fees and books covered.

Eligibility
Students may begin taking courses starting the summer after their 10th grade year if they have at least a 2.5 GPA and earn a minimum score on one of the assessments below. Students are given the Accuplacer for free at CMIT in February and September starting in February of their 10th grade year if they have at least a 2.5 GPA. Students may take the SAT or ACT as early as they would like at their own cost.

To take courses at Prince George’s Community College, students must meet at least one of the minimum scores on the assessments listed below:
Accuplacer Reading Comprehension: 79
Accuplacer Sentence Skills: 90
Accuplacer College Level Math: 45
SAT Reading: 480
SAT Math: 530
ACT Reading or Writing: 21
ACT Math: 21
Note: different PGCC courses have different prerequisites. For a list o Dual Credit courses, their high school equivalencies, and their prerequisites, please see this document.

To take courses at Bowie State University, students must meet at least one of the minimum scores on the assessments listed below:
Accuplacer Reading Comprehension: 79
Accuplacer Sentence Skills: 69
Accuplacer College Level Math: 45
SAT Reading: 490
SAT Math: 490
ACT Composite: 19
Note: for more information about Dual Enrollment at Bowie State University and a list of Dual Credit courses and their high school equivalencies, please see this document.