Dual Enrollment Admission

Enroll in the ACC Dual Enrollment Program


2020-2021 Admission Deadline – August 7, 2020

Dual Enrollment students are students who have met Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and the ACC Admission Requirements. Interested students should complete the following steps:
(Download a printable version of the Steps to Enroll)


Complete the ApplyTexas online application. (Use browsers Chrome, Mozilla or the latest version of IE)

Due to COVID-19, please refer to Dual Enrollment Announcement page for up-to-date TSI registration information.

Take the TSI Exam or meet a waiver or exemption standard. Click here for TSI registration information. Visit with your ACC Dual Enrollment Advisor to review your scores.
*Contact the Office of Disability Services prior to registering for the exam if accommodations are required.


Select a college course for which you qualify during the course selection process. Visit with an ACC Advisor if you have questions.


Complete the Early Admission Contract (EAC). Print, complete, and return to your ACC Advisor.


Register for Dual Enrollment Orientation when available to learn more about paying for your college courses, how to purchase your textbooks, and how to access resources for your success!

Paying for Dual Enrollment
Dual Enrollment courses, taken on the high school campus, require payment of tuition and a registration fee each semester (Fall-August; Spring-January; Summer-June). Students enrolling in courses located on the main ACC campus, UHCLP or online will be required to pay In-district tuition and all associated fees. Students taking college level courses are also required to purchase textbooks. Textbooks may be purchased at the ACC Bookstore.

AISD Dual Enrollment technical students are only required to pay fees associated with the certification (examples: certification exams, license, malpractice insurances, etc.).

Please refer to the ACC schedule for tuition prices, the MOU, or visit with your ACC Advisor.

ACC Student Email and POD Access
ACC Student Email is the official form of communication. Students can access their email through the POD. Set up ACCess ID in the POD (select the New Accounts Start Here button at the bottom right of the page). View this welcome video to learn how The POD connects you to ACC. If you have questions, visit the ACC Student Technology Resource page for further assistance.

Additional Testing Information

TSI Test Prep One-Day Camps

TSI Test Prep One-Day Camps are offered each semester. Visit ACC Marketplace to learn more about upcoming TSI Test Prep dates, prices and how to register.

Qualifying scores are required to register for a college course.

Subject TSI Exemptions Waiver College Algebra
Reading 351

SAT (3/5/16 or after)
Reading and Writing (EBRW)-480


ACT- 23 Composite Score
English 19


English III (level 2, score of 4000)

English III (level 2, score of 4000)

English II (level 2, score 4000


ACT - 19

SAT - (3/5/16 or after)-530

TSI - 350 or 340 and High School Pre-Cal with a grade of A or B.

STAAR/EOC- Algebra I (level 2, score of 4000) and 70+ grade in high school Algebra II.

Writing  4+ on Essay and 340+ objective score OR 5+ Essay with 4+ ABE and 310-339 objective score
Math 350

SAT (3/5/16 or after)
Math- 530

ACT-23 Composite Score

Algebra II (level 2, score 4000)

Algebra I (level 2, score of 4000 and 70+ grade in Algebra II.


Testing Notes (Please refer to the announcement page for TSI Updates due to COVID-19)

  • The TSI exam is available at ACC for $39.00 (entire exam) or $15.00 per section. Visit Admissions Office Testing to review test dates and to register.
  • Students must have a picture ID or two forms of identification to test (yearbook picture, school ID, birth certificate, passport, and/or social security card).
  • ADA Accommodations are available for testing. Contact the ACC Office of Disabilities for more information prior to testingClick here for Dual Enrollment ADA Accommodations. Students may also test on their high school campus if it is a TSI testing sight. Visit the high school webpage or your high school counselor for details.
  • All students must take the TSI exam unless they qualify for a waiver or exemption.
  • Students are encouraged to take all 3 sections of the exam but are only required to take the section needed for the course of interest.
  • The Duke Talent ACT is not accepted; unless it has been requested to be part of the student's permanent academic record through ACT.
  • Be sure to meet with ACC Advisor immediately after testing to discuss your score results and options.