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Dual Enrollment Program

Get a Head Start On College


Our dual enrollment program offers high school students a chance to earn college credits at no cost while still in high school.  They can hit the ground running both academically and financially, while simultaneously boosting their resume and gaining valuable college experience. Learn more about what you can get from this program below. 

Advantages of the Dual Enrollment Program

Get a Jump Start Academically

Students in the dual enrollment program can start college with half a semester's worth of credits under their belts and can graduate in less than four years

Save Money

Students can take one course per semester in the Fall and Spring of their junior and senior years, saving approximately $3000 per course in tuition cost. In addition, students who complete the program also earn a $22,000 scholarship to attend Fisher College.

Explore Your Academic Interests

Choose from ten courses that cover a wide variety of subjects, from Psychology, to History of Art, to Business---all for free

Dual Enrollment Program Courses

All courses are 3 credits

CM105-06 Public Speaking

Tues./Thurs.: 3:45-5:00 PM; in-person - 3 credits

This skills-based course will introduce you to the rhetorical elements of oral communication while exploring the theory and process of human communication. Students will learn the basic principles of audience analysis, outlining, locating supporting materials, and structuring an oral presentation for maximum effectiveness. A focus on practical skills will help students build confidence and manage speech anxiety while preparing them for success in typical public speaking situations encountered in life and career.

PS101-05 Intro to Psychology

Mon./Wed.: 3:45-5:00 PM; in-person - 3 credits 

An introduction to the scientific study of behavior. The introductory readings and lectures demonstrate how psychology emerged as a distinct social science. The following areas are studied: research methods, the nervous system and its relationship to behavior, the sensory processes, learning, cognition, testing, and individual differences. This course will also introduce more complex areas such as personality development, psychopathology, and social influence.

CS118-01 Introduction to Animation Development

Mon./Wed.: 3:45-5:00 PM; in-person - 3 credits

This course allows students to author computer animations and interactive games while learning the fundamentals of object-oriented programming in a user-friendly environment. Students will think algorithmically and abstractly while gaining an appreciation of the complexity of building software systems, and a skill set for writing elegant code. Labs will build on the weekly lectures to reinforce the student's understanding of the animation feature discussed in the lecture.

 

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Office of Admissions
118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
admissions@fisher.edu

P: 617-236-8818

F: 617-236-5473 

Henry Maldonado
Sr. Assistant Director of Admissions for Diversity Recruitment
617-236-5443
hmaldonado@fisher.edu

 

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