Thanks for your interest in Dual Credit!

Dual Credit has a lot to offer WRDSB students and schools.

Benefits to Student

  • Eligible students can take college or apprenticeship courses
  • Courses count as electives on the OSSD
  • Courses are tuition FREE
  • Courses can fulfill SHSM requirements
  • Courses can help accelerate apprenticeship bound OYAP students
  • Students benefit from the supervision and support of a college instructor and a WRDSB Dual Credit teacher
  • Dual Credit help students make a successful transition to college or apprenticeship programs

Benefits to Schools

  • Schools can use Dual Credit to enhance and engage student learning
  • Schools can use Dual Credit/SWAC to re-engage students who need a fresh start
  • Students stay on a school’s rolls
  • Students count toward SHSM numbers
  • COOP students can partner with Dual Credit to personalize their last year of high school