Preparing for Higher Education

If you're in high school and already thinking ahead to college, good for you! You know that what you do now matters later, and you're setting yourself up for success in college and in your career.

Waubonsee wants to help you build a solid foundation of learning that you can add to as your education advances. Taking advanced-level classes is just the start.

We offer a variety of opportunities to expand your knowledge—and your transcript, too, by earning college credit and preparing for higher education.

Pursue Credit Now, Plan Your Path, Prep for Tests

Dual Credit
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Take college-level classes during high school and get credit at both schools.

College Readiness
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Learn how to prepare for the college experience.

ACT and SAT® prep
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Get ready to do your best with prep courses, practice exams and instruction from experienced teachers.

Other Programs for High Schoolers

Upward Bound

Upward Bound

Students at two area high schools participate in Upward Bound, a college-preparatory program that offers academic workshops and tutoring; education and career planning; and college admissions and financial aid information.

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SOAR summer classes

Summer counts a little more for students in our SOAR sessions—Summer Opportunities for Advancement and Recovery. High school students earn credit toward high school graduation or make up credits for missing courses.