Early enrollment classes at Pierpont Community & Technical College are an excellent and cost-effective way to jumpstart your college education. Options include EDGE pathways, Dual Enrollment and College Credit.


Stands for Earn a Degree Graduate Early. This state initiative is for all students completing a career pathway at their high school or career center to be able to utilize that learning as college credit for free. Students transfer high school credit into college credit for free.

Dual Enrollment

Pierpont’s Dual Enrollment program offers both high school credit and college credit courses to high school students as an enrichment opportunity to provide an advanced start on earning college credit. Common courses would be English, math and history.

College Credit

Are you in high school and want to take advantage of the reduced cost to take college credits and class you need isn’t offered through dual enrollment? Check out Pierpont’s college credit courses. You can take college courses while still in high school and receive college credits!