Early College Application

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    (Notification via email will be sent from Florence 1 the week of DECEMBER 7th)

    The Early College Program is designed to provide our students with a unique curriculum option. While increasing success for post-secondary education, it also prepares students with a direct insight into available career paths. Students who complete the program will be awarded both a High School Diploma and an Associate’s Degree.

    Submit the application for Early College to your School Counseling Office.

Application Process

  • The following must be attached to the screening application:

    • Grades: submit a copy of the most recent report card or transcript.
    • Acceptance Letter from Florence-Darlington Tech’s Dual Enrollment Office. (This
      does not guarantee acceptance into the program)

    The required documents are linked below:

Benefits of the Early College Program

    • Gain valuable college preparation.
    • Earn college credit and meet High School graduation requirements at the same time.
    • Reduce time in an undergraduate college program.
    • Courses transfer to all public colleges and universities in South Carolina and most
      private colleges(exceptions are Furman, Wofford, and Presbyterian)

How Do I Qualify

    • Be a Sophomore(we are only taking 10th grade students this year)
    • Test into Curriculum Level Coursework through the Accuplacer
    • Accepted to Florence-Darlington Technical College.
    • Have proof of South Carolina Residency.
    • Written Parent Approval.
    • Written School Approval.