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Academic vs. Career & Technical

 
CAREER & TECHNICAL DUAL CREDIT
ACADEMIC DUAL CREDIT
DefinitionSkill SpecificAcademic Transfer
Where do I take the courses?At your high school onlyAt your high school or on Navarro College campuses
How much does it cost?Most Career & Technical Dual Credit courses are FREE!Regular tuition & fees
Testing RequirementsMinimum TSI completion in applicable discipline.

Complete a one-page Dual Credit Application.

A six-year plan is recommended.
Minimum TSI completion in applicable discipline.

Complete a one-page Dual Credit Application.

A six-to-eight year plan is recommended.
How many dual credit courses can I take per semester?Maximum of 14 credit hours with both career & technical and academic courses per semester.Maximum of 10 academic credit hours per semester.
Which degree plans will courses apply to?Career & Technical (A.A.S.) degree and/or certificateCareer & Technical (A.A.S.) degree or an Academic (A.A. / A.S.) major
TransferabilityOnly applies to certificates or Applied Arts & Science degrees. Core Curriculum: Transfers to any Texas state college/university. Most courses transfer, but specifics should be discussed with the university.
How are grades applied?Grade and credit hours are immediately applied to a Navarro College transcript.Grade and credit hours are immediately applied to a Navarro College transcript.