Start College Early
Minneapolis Community and Technical College (Minneapolis College) helps high school students prepare for college and explore careers through a variety of programs.
NOTE: If you are a current high school senior looking for information on applying & attending Minneapolis College AFTER you graduate, please visit our Admissions Page.
All the programs for high school students are offered at no cost to the student, and include:
Concurrent Enrollment (CollegeNOW)
These are Minneapolis College classes taught at the high school by high school instructors approved by the College to teach its courses.
These courses are taught at Minneapolis College. Students may register for any courses for which they meet program/course requirements.
D3 - Destination: Diploma to Degree
This program is for students in alternative learning centers. Students are allowed to come to Minneapolis College to take courses if they don’t meet normal PSEO requirements, need to take developmental courses or would like to attend in the summer.
Articulation agreements offer high school students the opportunity to earn college credit for particular career and technical courses taught at high schools.