UPDATE: The second intake of the Alberta Education Dual Credit Start-up Funding Applications is now open. The second intake will remain open to eligible school authorities until October 30, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. MT.
Please note that school authorities who receive funding under the 1st intake of Dual Credit Start-up Funding grants will need to submit their Start-up Funding Report by July 31, 2019.
Dual credit helps students to:
The Alberta Dual Credit Framework identifies dual credit as programming that is authorized and funded by Alberta Education in which grade 10, 11, or 12 students can earn both high school credits and credits that count toward a post-secondary certificate, diploma, or degree, including a journeyperson certificate.
Schools across the province are offering a wide range of affordable, accessible, and rewarding learning opportunities that provide students with valuable hands-on learning. Participating in dual credit helps students develop the attitudes and skills they need to improve their employability in Alberta’s dynamic job market.
Important: Please be aware that NEW deadlines for course code submissions are listed on the new Quick Tips for Completing the Dual Credit Course Code Application. The application form as also been updated, so ensure you use the current form.