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Running Start

Tuition-Free College Credits for High School Juniors and Seniors

RUNNING START IS FOR EVERYONE


 

Running Start is a statewide program that allows high school juniors and seniors to take college-level courses without paying tuition. Students receive both high school and college credit for classes completed at the college level.

Running Start is for ALL juniors and seniors. We turn no one away. Regardless of your English placement or GPA, you can participate.  Enroll in the program, and we will help you find classes to take that are a good match for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Program Overview

Watch our Family Night recording to learn about all the benefits of Running Start and how it compares to other dual enrollment programs like AP and IB.

87

percent completion rate

1,300

students participating in program

54

High Schools Represented

$4,000

average cost savings per student
Factoids Background

University Transfer

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Direct Employment

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Experience the College Environment

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Online and distance Learning

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Elective and Career
Technical Credits

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