Dual Enrollment

The Dual Enrollment Program at BHCC enables high school students from area schools to earn high school and college credits simultaneously, while gaining familiarity with the college experience. 

Why participate in the Dual Enrollment Program?

  • Obtain college credit that can be transferred 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
  • Improve high school transcript
  • Enrich college applications
  • Gain confidence in the ability to succeed in college


The deadline to apply, take the Accuplacer and register for a course for the spring 2017 semester is December 22, 2016.
If you attend a Boston Public High School, please email dualenroll@bhcc.mass.edu for further information.

Steps you need to take to participate in the Dual Enrollment Program

  1. Be in your Junior or Senior year of high school.
  2. Talk to your guidance counselor about taking a class at Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) next semester. You can also contact the Dual Enrollment Coordinator at 617-228-3319 and 617-228-3216, or dualenroll@bhcc.mass.edu.
  3. Apply to the Dual Enrollment Program.
  4. Take the Accuplacer College Placement Test.  Please visit their website and make an appointment to take the test.
  5. After completing the application and taking the Accuplacer, register for a course by making an appointment with BHCC Dual Enrollment Staff
  6. Attend a mandatory orientation session before classes begin.