Middle and High School Student Programs

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Get ahead of the Curve

Want to get an early start on your preparation for higher education? Community College of Philadelphia offers you opportunities to take college-level courses—possibly earning college credit--and to boost your knowledge in a variety of topics.

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Advance at College

Here's your chance to earn college credit while still in high school.

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Gateway to College

Get back on track if you dropped out of school. For students 16 to 20 years old.

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TRIO Upward Bound

Get the assistance you need to overcome financial barriers to a college education.

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Advance College Experience (ACE)

This summer program allows motivated Philadelphia high school students to take credit-bearing College courses.