Dual Enrollment & Early College Program

Earn College Credits while completing your high school degree

High school students from Greater Boston area schools can earn high school and college credits simultaneously while gaining familiarity with the college "experience".

Types of Dual Enrollment programs

Traditional Dual Enrollment

Through our dual enrollment program, students take college courses at BHCC while they are still in high school. Dual enrollment partners include Malden High School, Chelsea High School and thirty-five other area high schools.

Apply for Dual Enrollment

BHCC Early College

Students in BHCC Early College programs participate in accelerated pathways from high school to college, allowing them to graduate high school with anywhere from 12 college credits to an associate degree. Current Massachusetts State designated BHCC Early College partners include Brighton High School, Charlestown High School, Chelsea High School, Madison Park Technical Vocational High School, and Malden High School. 

Learn more about High School Partnerships and Early College

Why participate in the Dual Enrollment Program?

  • Obtain college credit that may be transferable to many colleges and universities
  • Take a course that is not offered in high school
  • Explore potential majors and learn more about the college experience
  • Potentially Improve your high school transcript
  • Enrich college applications
  • Gain confidence in the ability to succeed in college

Application Timeline 

FALL 2024 (For courses starting Sep 3)

  • Deadline to apply Aug 12 (No new applications will be accepted after this date)
  • Deadline to complete placement testing Aug 19
  • Deadline to register for a course Aug 23
  • MANDATORY on-campus orientation Aug 28 at 4 p.m.
  • Deadline to adjust schedule (add/drop) Sept 10

FALL 2024 (For courses starting Sep 16): Brighton, C-Town, Chelsea, Madison Park

  • Deadline to apply Sep 5 (No new applications will be accepted after this date)
  • Deadline to complete placement testing Sep 12
  • Deadline to adjust schedule (add/drop) Sep 23

Apply to the Dual Enrollment Program: Steps You Need to Take

  1. Talk to your guidance counselor about taking a class at Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) next semester. You can also contact Dual Enrollment Staff at dualenroll@bhcc.edu or according to the information below:
    • Email Lamia Essofi, lbadir@bhcc.edu if you attend/are enrolled at
      • Malden High School
      • Excel Academy Charter School
      • Medford High School/Medford Vocational Technical High School
      • Any school or district not listed
    • Email Carolina Rojas-Pion, carolina.rojaspion@bhcc.edu if you attend/are enrolled at
      • Chelsea High School
      • Chelsea Opportunity Academy (COA)
      • Phoenix Charter Academy Chelsea
      • Revere High School
    • Email Katie Mai, katie.mai@bhcc.edu if you attend/are enrolled at
      • Boston Public Schools
      • Somerville High School
      • Freedom House
      • Home School
    • Email Nima Sadki, nsad4647@bhcc.edu if you attend/are enrolled at
      • Cambridge Rindge and Latin School/HSEP
      • Everett High School and Gateway to College
      • Pioneer Charter School of Science
      • Prospect Hill Academy Charter School
      • METCO
  2. Submit an application to participate in the dual enrollment program. (Only students who have never taken a course should apply)
  3. Obtain a copy of your unofficial high school transcript and SASID#. (You must submit this information along with your application. Your application will not be processed without them.)
  4. Complete your placement testing through the College’s Assessment Center, or meet eligibility for Placement by High School GPA.
  5. Register for a course by making an appointment with a BHCC Dual Enrollment Staff.
  6. Attend a mandatory orientation session before classes begin.


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