Dual Credit FAQs

Q: What processes are in place to ensure students are getting a college course in high school?

A:  The Illinois Community College Board is responsible for the oversight and review of dual credit programs in community colleges in Illinois. Under Public Act 096-0194, the Dual Credit Quality Act defines dual credit courses and describes the purpose of the Act.

Q: What are the rules for implementing dual credit at a local high school?

A:  The implementation of dual credit at local high schools is based on the Dual Credit Quality Act of Illinois and Administrative Rules of the Illinois Community College Board pertaining to dual credit.