Early College is a cohort Running Start program that program that provides students a range of supports and opportunity to earn at least 12 college credits at Hawai'i Community College (HawCC). Early College students enroll in a series of pre-selected dual credit courses at the high school campus. Interested students should consult with their counselor or the Early College Coordinator. Students must meet admission criteria and submit the Early College Application and the Early College Student and Parent Consent form.
Who is eligible?
9th-12th grade students (completed 9th grade)
Placement in 100-level classes through Accuplacer Test prior to enrollment in Math/English 100
No F's in core subjects
Waiakea High School Campus
When does this program take place?
After school Monday - Thursday
Early College Grant and Gear Up assit with tuition and books