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Are you a current high school student?

Are you looking to earn college credit now? You’ve come to the right place. Here you will find information on our Running Start, Career and Technical Education (CTE) Dual Credit, College in the High School and underage and special admissions requirements.

If you’re currently in high school but will be entering as a new student at Spokane Community College (SCC), take a look at our Become a Student section where we guide you through the application process.

Starting at SCC From High School

Are you researching your college options and plan to move straight to SCC after you receive your diploma? If so, you can plan on entering as a regular student and get all the info you need in our Become a Student section. There, you can explore areas of study under What to Study, start planning your aid in How to Pay for College and get ready to apply.

Getting Ready for College

You must meet the general admissions requirements in order to enroll at SCC. If you’d like to complete your high school diploma or get your GED, click here for information on how we can help you do this.

Update Your academic skills prior to paying full tuition through College Prep.
College Prep is a non-credit course, which is offered every quarter, online and in-person (when allowed), at Spokane Community College and Spokane Falls community College, and only costs $25 per quarter.

Check out more Career Resource information at Career Explore NW.

Programs for High School Students

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Running Start

Are you a junior or senior in high school looking for advanced courses? With Running Start, you earn high school and college credit at the same time.

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Career and Technical Education (CTE) Dual Credit

Career and Technical Education (CTE) Dual Credit provides career pathways for high school students. CTE Dual Credit classes are taught at the high school or skills center and integrate academics with technical skills.

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Underage and Special Admissions

Find admissions information for students younger than the minimum age for a program and other admissions requirements and processes.

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International High School

We offer a High School Completion (HSC) program for qualified international high school students who want to get a head start on their college education. You can save time and money by completing two programs at once. Students in this program can earn a Washington state high school diploma and associate degree at the same time.