Early College, Dual Enrollment, Early Admission Info Sessions

St. Petersburg College offers three options for high school students to earn high school and college credits simultaneously. And it’s FREE! Find out more at these information sessions from 6-8 p.m. No RSVP necessary.

Seating is Limited

2017 Sessions for rising juniors and seniors:

Info Sessions 2016

Thurs., Jan. 5 – St. Petersburg College, Clearwater Campus

Arts Auditorium for rising juniors
ES-102 for rising seniors
2465 Drew Street, Clearwater

Wed., Jan. 11 – Palm Harbor University High School

Main Auditorium for rising juniors
Teaching Auditorium for rising seniors
1900 Omaha Street, Palm Harbor

Thurs., Jan. 12 – St. Petersburg College, Seminole Campus

Conference Center for rising juniors
Library 270 for rising seniors
9200 113 Street North, Seminole

Tues., Jan. 17 – Gibbs High School, Grande Theater

Grande Theater for rising juniors
Room 4-105 for rising seniors
850 34 St. South, St. Petersburg

Earn FREE two year degrees at St. Petersburg College Part-time program where students attend college courses at SPC or at their high school to earn credits toward fulfilling high school graduation requirements, while earning credits toward a college degree. There is no cost for application and tuition, and for Pinellas County public school students, no cost for textbooks.

Who is eligible?

Students enrolled in grades 6-12 in Pinellas County public schools, private schools and home-education programs, and who meet the qualifying high school GPA* and College Placement Test score requirements. *Pinellas County public middle school students must have at least a 3.0 unweighted high school GPA based on a minimum of seven (7) high school credits in a combination of math, science, English or social studies or at least a cumulative 3.0 unweighted GPA in a particular field of study.

What's required to enroll?

  • For academic courses, a 3.0 unweighted cumulative GPA or a 3.0 in the subject area to be studied at SPC.
  • For career courses, a 2.0 unweighted cumulative GPA or a 2.0 in the subject area to be studied at SPC.
  • Satisfactory scores on the College Placement Test (CPT/PERT) or SAT/ACT.
  • For classes at SPC, signature of the high school principal on the Permission for Dual Campus Coursework form indicating the student is prepared for the dual enrollment experience.
  • Transportation to classes at SPC
myLearning PlanDual Enrollment Students…Got an Academic Plan? We do.
My Learning Plan (MLP) is an online tool available to assist you in planning out the courses you will need to complete a college degree. We recommend you meet with an advisor on an SPC campus or attend a scheduled MLP workshop to learn more. Follow this link for step-by-step instructions on how to create an MLP. Additional information can be found under Student Resources. MLP is your road map to college success!

To remain in the Dual Enrollment program a college GPA of 2.0 (C average) is required.

Contact your high school counselor to see if you are eligible to take Dual Enrollment classes at SPC.

If you successfully complete a Dual Enrollment course, you also will receive high school credit. Many Dual Enrollment classes also are offered at public and private high schools. Ask your high school counselor for details. 

Federal law prohibits the college from releasing information regarding a student's progress in college courses to a third party without the student's written consent.

A college GPA of 2.0 (C average) is required to remain in the Dual Enrollment program.

Interested in staying at SPC after high school?

If you want to continue your college education at SPC after you've met all your high school graduation requirements, please follow these steps:

  1. Complete our Dual Enrollment Transition Form
  2. Call us at 727-394-6023 (South County) or 727-712-5400 (North County) so we can lift the dual enrollment hold which will allow you to register for classes.
Contact Information
North County office South County office
The SPC north county dual enrollment office is located at the Tarpon Springs Campus. The SPC south county dual enrollment office is located at the Seminole Campus.
Dual Enrollment Coordinator
Sherry Pantelides
Fax: 727-444-6133

Administrative Services Specialist
Lori Condie
Fax: 727-324-2018

Dual Enrollment Coordinator
Judy Colson
Fax: 727-444-6428

Administrative specialist
Linda Chang
Fax: 727-444-6540

Offsite Dual Enrollment (courses offered at the high schools):
Kim Corry, corry.kim@spcollege.edu, 727-791-5977, Fax: 727-324-2019
High schools served by North County: High schools served by South County:
• Calvary Christian High School
• Center Academy
• Clearwater Central Catholic High School
• Clearwater High School
• Countryside High School
• Dunedin Academy
• Dunedin High School
• East Lake High School
• Indian Rocks Christian School
• Lakeside Christian School
• Largo High School
• Palm Harbor University High School
• Tarpon Springs High School
• Home-education students who live north of Ulmerton Road
• Admiral Farragut Academy
• Boca Ciega High School
• Classical Christian School for the Arts
• Dixie Hollins High School
• Gibbs High School
• Lakewood High School
• Northeast High School
• Northside Christian School
• Osceola High School
• Pinellas Park High School
• Seminole High School
• St. Petersburg Catholic High School
• St. Petersburg High School
• Home-education students who live south of Ulmerton Road