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WSCC offers dual enrollment courses

Posted on July 19, 2014 at 6:58 pm

Hundreds of high school students throughout Walters State’s 10-county service area will be earning college credit this year through a program called dual enrollment. Dual enrollment enables students to earn both college and high school credit by taking courses through Walters State. Some students attend classes at the college’s campus locations in Greeneville, Morristown, Tazewell, or Sevierville. Other students take classes offered at high school campuses while others enroll online.

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    Posted on June 21, 2014 at 3:37 pm

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    Posted on June 20, 2014 at 12:42 pm

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