Thanks for your interest in Dual Credit!

Dual Credit has a lot to offer students in the WRDSB.  It has a diversity of opportunities depending on interest and future goals.

Benefits to StudentCulinary

  • Eligible students can take college or apprenticeship courses that count towards their OSSD and a postsecondary certificate, diploma, degree or Apprenticeship
  • Tuition FREE college credit and no cost for textbooks
  • Students benefit from the supervision and support of their college instructor and the dual credit teacher
  • Courses can fulfill SHSM requirements
  • Helps make a successful transition to college or apprenticeship programs

Benefits to Schools/Community

  • Schools can use Dual Credit to enhance student learning
  • Schools can use Dual Credit/SWAC to re-engage students who need a fresh start
  • Student stays on the school’s rolls
  • Students count toward SHSM numbers
  • Linked with COOP, Level 1 and CAPP can offer a more streamlined transition to apprenticeships