All Spring 2021 classes will be held online, and all admissions and student support services are available remotely. Visit the Virtual Student Resource Center to access the assistance you need.

Advance at College/Dual Enrollment

The Advance at College/Dual Enrollment program allows students, who reside in and/or actively attend a high school or GED program in the City of Philadelphia, the opportunity to enroll in developmental or college-level courses.


High school students (11th and 12th grade) must be motivated and must have demonstrated the academic ability and maturity necessary to succeed in a college-level course. Students must also take the College’s placement test and perform at a level indicating preparedness for the program’s coursework.

Program Details

Students have full access to College services, including the Learning Labs, student computer centers, the Library and Career Services Center. Tuition is discounted for enrolled students.

How to Apply

Students must complete the Advance at College application and return the completed application to Community College of Philadelphia, 1700 Spring Garden Street, Winnet Building, Room S3-03I, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3991. Applications may also be faxed to 215.496.6087, attention Advance at College program. Upon receipt of the completed application, a placement test date will be arranged. Special dates for testing and special sections of courses can be arranged for groups of high school students.


Advance at College Application


Cindy Blackston-LeGree