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Dual Credits

Dual credit programs are ministry-approved programs that allow students to gain credit for college and/or apprenticeship courses while still enrolled in high school. Successful students will earn credit toward both the OSSD and college diploma or certifi cate, or the OSSD and a Level 1 Apprenticeship. Students may earn up to four optional credits through college-delivered courses. Dual credit programs must be approved and overseen by the School/College/Work Initiative SCWI, through the Grand River Region Planning Team.

Students are able to participate in a variety of Dual Credit Programs through Conestoga, Fanshawe and Mohawk Colleges.

The Dual Credit programs available to students include the following:

1. School Within a College (SWAC)

2. Dual Credit Courses

3. SHSM Dual Credit Courses

4. Level 1 Apprenticeship Dual Credit Programs