Published on: October 09, 2009Want to earn college credit while still in high school for free? Get all the details at the Oct. 27 or Nov. 11 Dual Credit information sessions at Lone Star College-CyFair.
High school juniors and seniors can earn high school and college credit in classes such as English, math, history, psychology, economics and more. The classes are transferable to most public universities and colleges. Tuition is free, though some fees do apply. This is a savings of $114 for each 3-hour class. Courses are now held at LSC-CyFair in addition to the high school campuses.
LSC-CyFair and the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District are co-hosting this information session for 10th- through 12th-graders and their parents. No reservations are needed.
The session will include information such as who qualifies, what courses are available, the application process, benefits of dual credit as well as a question and answer period.
Among the staff who will be providing information are LSC-CyFair’s Vice President for Student Learning Dr. Feleccia Moore-Davis; Dean of Student Services Dr. Diana Pino; Dual Credit Advisor Judy Rodriguez; Esther Robinson; history professor and former Langham Creek High School dual credit teacher and CFISD’s Dr. Marie Keith, director of college and career readiness.
The information sessions are set for 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27 and again Wednesday, Nov. 11 in the Conference Center on the campus at 9191 Barker Cypress.