Earn college credit while you finish high school.
If you are a high-school student looking to take a college-level course, Worcester State University has options that can help you pursue your educational goals while balancing the demands of a busy schedule.
High School Scholars Program
High school students can apply to the High School Scholars Program, which offers courses during the fall, spring, and summer sessions. Worcester State’s standard tuition and fees apply.
100 Males to College: Brotherhood for College Success
Male high school students in the Worcester Public School system may participate in dual enrollment courses at Worcester State University and Quinsigamond Community College. Classes will be offered during the spring semester and summer session. There is no cost to students who are members of 100 Males to College.
Latino Education Institute (LEI)
High school students can be considered for free dual enrollment courses through the Latino Education Institute to jump start their college career. Juniors and seniors are eligible and preference is given to students who attend a Worcester Public School. Students and families are also offered assistance in the college application process.
Early College Worcester
Early College Worcester allows Worcester Public School students to take part in advanced learning opportunities including 12 or more college credits towards an Associate or Bachelor’s Degree while attending high school.
- Download and complete the High School Scholars application form
- Complete the Continuing Education Registration Form for each term
- Return both forms to the Division of Graduate and Continuing Education