Spartan Scholars Dual Enrollment Program

York College of Pennsylvania's Spartan Scholars Dual Enrollment Program partners with area school districts to offer high school juniors and seniors, who can show they are ready, the chance to earn college credit while completing their high school requirements. The program is designed to encourage a broader range of students to experience postsecondary education by allowing the student to concurrently enroll in postsecondary courses and to receive both secondary and postsecondary credit for the coursework at a reduced cost to the student.

Spartan Scholar Dual Enrollment Requirements

  • Attend a school district offering a Dual Enrollment Program.
  • Junior or senior year of high school.
  • Have at least a 3.0 (B) unweighted cumulative grade point average.
  • Have the minimum scores on one of the following aptitude tests:
    SAT - 1000 Critical Reading and Math
    PSAT - 100 Critical Reading and Math
    ACT - 21 Composite

How to Apply for the Spartan Scholars Dual Enrollment Program

Interested students should contact their Guidance Counselor for application materials and procedures.

Dual Enrollment 2015-2016 Costs

Tuition: $290 per credit
Administrative Fee: $150

3 Credit Course
Tuition: $870
Total: $1020

4 Credit Course
Tuition: $1,160
Total: $1,310

The above amounts do not include the cost of books and/or materials. These costs are the responsibility of the student and may be purchased directly from the College Bookstore.

Spartan Scholars Dual Enrollment Courses

Students may view the Recommended Course List specifically for participants in the Spartan Scholars Dual Enrollment Program. Courses on this list may not be offered every semester. Each section of the course has a maximum enrollment which may limit availability.The current schedule of classes is accessible online. This allows you to review available courses in specific academic areas. Please be aware the Open Seat number is a “real time” number and can change between the time of a search and actual enrollment. To view Course Descriptions click here.

Other Students

High school students whose school district is not affiliated with the York College Spartan Scholars Dual Enrollment Program or students who are homeschooled, may still apply for Dual Enrollment. The costs are the same. Please contact Nan Smith for application materials at 717.815.1769 or