Oregon Department of Education

Dual Credit

"Dual Credit" is defined as awarding secondary and postsecondary credit for a course offered in a high school during regular school hours, as determined by local school board and community college board policy. Dual Credit courses are designed to help high school students’ progress through postsecondary education by eliminating duplication of course work and/or proficiencies.

Oregon Dual Credit Standards

An example of Dual Credit in the State of Oregon:

Dual Credit Program Renewal

Word Version of Renewal Guide MS-Word

Oregon Dual Credit Studies

Dual Credit Coordinators, 2016-17

Dual Credit Tuition Fee Policies 2015-16

Dual Credit Faculty Qualifications and Policies 2014-15

Enrollment Data

Oregon Dual Credit Resources   External Link

Resource Links   External Link

For More Information

  • An interagency agreement between the Oregon Department of Education and Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development provides staffing and leadership for community college career and technical education programs. The agreement ensures equity, continuity, cooperation, and accountability across the education-to-workforce continuum. Dual Credit programs are within the scope of these two cooperating departments. Oregon Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development is responsible for implementing policies, procedures and program priorities for the 17 community college in Oregon.

Associated Topics

It is a policy of the State Board of Education and a priority of the Oregon Department of Education that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability in any educational programs, activities or employment. Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction at the Oregon Department of Education, 255 Capitol Street NE, Salem, Oregon 97310; phone 503-947-5740; or fax 503-378-4772.

  • Reynold Gardner Email    (503) 947-5615
    Secondary/Post-Secondary Transitions - Ed. Specialist, Agriculture & Natural Resource Systems
  • Lisa Reynolds eMail (503) 947-2427
    Core to College Alignment - Director
    Community Colleges and Workforce Development